Re: [PATCH] input: fix broken behaviour of Dell Latitude special keys

From: Dmitry Torokhov
Date: Tue Jun 12 2007 - 01:27:36 EST


On Sunday 10 June 2007 13:42, Giel de Nijs wrote:
> Hi,
> Following up on here's
> a new patch to fix the fact that most Fn+F? special keys on (at least) the
> Dell Latitude laptops don't generate a key release event.

Thank you for the patch. Is there any way I could see data coming from i8042
when you press on these special keys? If you could do:

echo 1 > /sys/module/i8042/parameters/debug
tehn presses and released all these keys
echo 0 > /sys/module/i8042/parameters/debug

and send me dmesg I woudl appreciate that.

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