Re: [regression] Re: Controlling backlight on thinkpad x60

From: Matthew Garrett
Date: Tue Sep 09 2008 - 12:43:20 EST

On Tue, Sep 09, 2008 at 05:29:00PM +0200, Pavel Machek wrote:
> That's bad then, because ACPI video support does not work here. I can
> boot, and even Fn-home/end works, but it breaks with X.
> In old versions, it resulted on black screen after LID close in X.

Yeah, X did retarded things in response to video events. That's been
fixed for ages.

> In 2.6.27-rc5, screen goes black as soon as X are started.

That sounds bizarre, and I can't reproduce it here.

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