Bug 438157 - Thinkpad t/x61: Several FN-Keys without any function
Summary: Thinkpad t/x61: Several FN-Keys without any function
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel
Version: 5.1
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: rc
: ---
Assignee: John Feeney
QA Contact: Red Hat Kernel QE team
Depends On:
Blocks: 391501
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2008-03-19 14:07 UTC by Alan Matsuoka
Modified: 2018-10-20 01:12 UTC (History)
9 users (show)

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2009-08-25 16:47:13 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
xmodmap output (16.96 KB, application/octet-stream)
2008-03-19 14:07 UTC, Alan Matsuoka
no flags Details

Description Alan Matsuoka 2008-03-19 14:07:11 UTC
Description of problem:
The following FN-Keys are not working with the T61 or x61:

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

RHEL 5.1. xorg-x11-drv-i810

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
FN+F2 : Lock
FN+F3 : Battery State
FN+F5 : Radio control
FN+F8 : Track Point Settings, Mouse Settings?
FN+F9 : Eject

Actual results:

Function keys stopped working. The events aren't getting generated.

Expected results:
Function keys should work.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Alan Matsuoka 2008-03-19 14:07:12 UTC
Created attachment 298516 [details]
xmodmap output

Comment 2 Alan Matsuoka 2008-03-19 15:49:19 UTC
This problem seems to be related to bz 249400. The keys obviously do not produce
a scan code.

As LVM is planning to roll out laptops starting at the end of march, this is
quite urgent.

Comment 7 RHEL Product and Program Management 2009-03-11 17:39:10 UTC
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release.  Product Management has requested
further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed
products.  This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update

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