Bug 753432 - The multimedia keys work partially with Laptop HP Elitebook 8560w
The multimedia keys work partially with Laptop HP Elitebook 8560w
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: acpi (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Steven M. Parrish
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2011-11-12 08:09 EST by Couret Charles-Antoine
Modified: 2013-02-13 17:25 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2013-02-13 17:25:11 EST
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Description Couret Charles-Antoine 2011-11-12 08:09:38 EST
Description of problem:
The Laptop HP Elitebook 8560w have 12 multimedea keys.

The combination Fn+XXX are :
-F3 : hibernate - not works
-F4 : Switch screen - not tested
-F6 : discrease sound - works
-F7 : increase sound - works
-F8 : Battery - works (launch the gnome-power-statistics)
-F9 : discrease brightness - works (but not effect - see #753415)
-F10 : increase brightness - works (but not effect - see #753415)
-F11 - Sensor brightness - works partially (I see a touchpaoff, but the touchpad works after), the sensor brightness isn't recognized by the system.

The 4 dedicated keys material :
-Wifi : works
-Sound mute - works 
-Lanch browser web - not works
-Launch calculate - works

Additional info:

I use Gnome 3.2 in restricted mode.
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