Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 463141
Volume keys on Thinkpad z61t don't work
Last modified: 2009-12-18 01:25:14 EST
(per https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-devel-list/2008-September/msg01899.html )
Description of problem:
Pressing volume/mute buttons don't produce any output in "xev" nor dmesg.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Linux sandworm.fordon.pl.eu.org 2.6.27-0.329.rc6.git2.fc10.i686 #1 SMP Mon Sep 15 19:33:33 EDT 2008 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Press volume up/down or mute button
Change of volume.
Those keys work in Windows and Ubuntu (which uses tpb hack), so they are not damaged.
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 10 development cycle.
Changing version to '10'.
More information and reason for this action is here:
I'm not sure exactly how this is supposed to be implemented, but lshal --monitor or xev catch an event when vol-up/vol-down/mute are pressed on my T43. Works fine in Ubuntu 8.10.
Sorry for typo:
I'm not sure exactly how this is supposed to be implemented, but neither lshal --monitor nor xev catch an event when vol-up/vol-down/mute are pressed on my T43. Works fine in Ubuntu 8.10.
Volume Up/Down and Mute do not work on my ThinkPad T41 running F10, either.
P.S.: My T41's uname -r is:
Please try a 2.6 29 kernel from updates-testing. To install it run this command:
yum --enablerepo=updates-testing update kernel
I'm afraid that 188.8.131.52-30.fc10.i686 didn't make it work. I'll take the cool-looking graphical startup though :o)
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