Bug 428129 - Doesnt works external mouse and keyboard when add X61 to dock station
Doesnt works external mouse and keyboard when add X61 to dock station
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
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Reported: 2008-01-09 08:33 EST by Michal Fabry
Modified: 2009-01-09 02:34 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-01-09 02:34:48 EST
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output from dmesg, lsusb, lspci, hal-device (15.03 KB, application/x-gzip)
2008-01-09 08:33 EST, Michal Fabry
no flags Details
dmesg (690 bytes, text/plain)
2008-01-09 15:40 EST, Jon Stanley
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lsusb from original tarball (25.07 KB, text/plain)
2008-01-09 15:41 EST, Jon Stanley
no flags Details
hal_device (127.62 KB, application/octet-stream)
2008-01-09 15:41 EST, Jon Stanley
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lspci output (9.10 KB, application/octet-stream)
2008-01-09 15:42 EST, Jon Stanley
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Description Michal Fabry 2008-01-09 08:33:19 EST
Description of problem:
I start machine (Lenovo X61) when it was on dock. Then remove from dock and then
readd it to dock. External (USB) mouse & keyboard which was input into dock was
not working after that. Ethernet, power and audio input was working great. I've
attached archive with output from lspci -v, dmesg, lsusb -v and hal-device. If
you need any other information (or you think, that this is not bug in hal),
please let me know. Thanks.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
You have to input USB mouse and/or keyboard into dock.

1. start machine when its on dock
2. remove from dock (dont shutdown it)
3. add to dock again
Actual results:
external (USB) mouse & keyboard is not working

Expected results:
working external (USB) mouse & keyboard same as before you remove machine from dock.

Additional info:
If you need additional info, please let me know.
Comment 1 Michal Fabry 2008-01-09 08:33:19 EST
Created attachment 291142 [details]
output from dmesg, lsusb, lspci, hal-device
Comment 2 David Zeuthen 2008-01-09 11:20:10 EST
Why do you think this is a hal bug? Closing, feel feel to pick a better
component and reopen..
Comment 3 Michal Fabry 2008-01-09 12:43:00 EST
Additional info about kernel im using:
Comment 4 Jon Stanley 2008-01-09 15:40:26 EST
Created attachment 291198 [details]

dmesg from original tarball
Comment 5 Jon Stanley 2008-01-09 15:41:14 EST
Created attachment 291199 [details]
lsusb from original tarball
Comment 6 Jon Stanley 2008-01-09 15:41:50 EST
Created attachment 291200 [details]
Comment 7 Jon Stanley 2008-01-09 15:42:40 EST
Created attachment 291201 [details]
lspci output
Comment 8 Jon Stanley 2008-01-09 15:43:49 EST
In the future please attach individual files, not tarballs - it makes
developer's lives MUCH easier :)
Comment 9 Michal Fabry 2008-01-09 16:36:24 EST
Stanley: ok, sorry :)
Comment 10 Jarod Wilson 2008-01-17 15:30:01 EST
I just gave this a try on my T61, and with a rather recent rawhide kernel, no
problems whatsoever. Haven't tried an earlier kernel yet, but its possible
there's a fix in the newer thinkpad_acpi kernel code, so please give the latest
rawhide kernel a try and report back.
Comment 11 Michal Fabry 2008-01-28 02:42:34 EST
I tried it with kernel- with the same results :( Note, that I
have X61. My colleague with T61 doesn't have problem too.
Comment 12 Jarod Wilson 2008-02-25 15:48:30 EST
Michal, just to be absolutely certain this isn't already fixed in later kernels,
can you try or a rawhide kernel? If not, I'll see if I can dig up
an X61 here...
Comment 13 Jarod Wilson 2008-02-25 16:04:20 EST
Okay, finding an X61 wasn't a problem, but I don't know about a dock yet...
Comment 14 Pete Zaitcev 2008-02-25 17:18:47 EST
Also, it would be great if dmesg wasn't tampered with (not truncated).
There's not a single message about USB in dmesg in comment #4, but
this is preposterous. If a device gets detached, certainly something
has to happen (unless somehow the whole keyboard was a sham emulated
by the SMM BIOS, in which case you'd need a fixed firmware -- but we
cannot know that without seeing the whole dmesg... ok, I'm thinking
a few steps ahead here, let's just get dmesg first).
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