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Bug 438157 - Thinkpad t/x61: Several FN-Keys without any function
Thinkpad t/x61: Several FN-Keys without any function
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
All Linux
high Severity high
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Assigned To: John Feeney
Red Hat Kernel QE team
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Blocks: 391501
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Reported: 2008-03-19 10:07 EDT by Alan Matsuoka
Modified: 2013-01-10 02:54 EST (History)
9 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2009-08-25 12:47:13 EDT
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xmodmap output (16.96 KB, application/octet-stream)
2008-03-19 10:07 EDT, Alan Matsuoka
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Description Alan Matsuoka 2008-03-19 10:07:11 EDT
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 10:07:12 EDT
Created attachment 298516 [details]
xmodmap output
Comment 2 Alan Matsuoka 2008-03-19 11:49:19 EDT
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 13:39:10 EDT
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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