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    SubjectRe: i386 AT keyboard LED question.
    On Fri, Feb 24, 2006 at 08:17:19AM +0100, Jan Engelhardt wrote:
    > >
    > >Some old notebooks forget them on, which makes the keyboard unusable -
    > >you get '4' instead of 'u', etc.
    > >
    > Not only old notebooks, but all 84-key keyboards with Num
    > functionality are affected AFAICS.

    If we forced the LED to ON everytime, they would be. If we used the BIOS
    setting (by peeking into the BIOS area), then only a few machines would
    have a problem - the BIOS defaults are often either correct or
    correctable by the user.

    Vojtech Pavlik
    Director SuSE Labs
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