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SubjectRe: [PATCH] Make Dell keyboard repeat quirk apply to a wider range of hardware
On Tue, 11 Nov 2008 07:47:02 +0000
Nick Warne <nick@ukfsn.org> wrote:
>
> > Dell laptops fail to send key up events for several of their
> > special keys. There's an existing quirk in the kernel to handle
> > this, but it's limited to the Latitude range. This patch extends it
> > to cover all portable Dells.
> >
> > Signed-off-by: Matthew Garrett <mjg@redhat.com>
> >
> > ---
> > diff --git a/drivers/input/keyboard/atkbd.c
> > b/drivers/input/keyboard/atkbd.c index b1ce10f..e32c24d 100644
> > --- a/drivers/input/keyboard/atkbd.c
> > +++ b/drivers/input/keyboard/atkbd.c
> > @@ -834,10 +834,10 @@ static void atkbd_disconnect(struct serio
> > *serio) }
> >
> > /*
> > - * Most special keys (Fn+F?) on Dell Latitudes do not generate
> > release
> > + * Most special keys (Fn+F?) on Dell laptops do not generate
> > release
> > * events so we have to do it ourselves.
> > */
> > -static void atkbd_latitude_keymap_fixup(struct atkbd *atkbd)
> > +static void atkbd_dell_laptop_keymap_fixup(struct atkbd *atkbd)
> > {
> > const unsigned int forced_release_keys[] = {
> > 0x85, 0x86, 0x87, 0x88, 0x89, 0x8a, 0x8b, 0x8f,
> > 0x93, @@ -1461,13 +1461,13 @@ static int __init
> > atkbd_setup_fixup(const struct dmi_system_id *id)
> > static struct dmi_system_id atkbd_dmi_quirk_table[] __initdata = {
> > {
> > - .ident = "Dell Latitude series",
> > + .ident = "Dell Laptop",
> > .matches = {
> > DMI_MATCH(DMI_SYS_VENDOR, "Dell Inc."),
> > - DMI_MATCH(DMI_PRODUCT_NAME, "Latitude"),
> > + DMI_MATCH(DMI_CHASSIS_TYPE, "8"), /*
> > Portable */ },
> > .callback = atkbd_setup_fixup,
> > - .driver_data = atkbd_latitude_keymap_fixup,
> > + .driver_data = atkbd_dell_laptop_keymap_fixup,
> > },
> > {
> > .ident = "HP 2133",
>
> This issue has hit a lot of Ubuntu Dell uses (like myself), and the
> patch indeed fixes it up - but it appears not all Dell machines are
> alike. One user has reported it doesn't work, and his investigation
> reveals dmicode output shows:
>
> Vendor: Dell Computer Corporation
>
> So I guess this isn't totally fixed yet. As to what the vendor output
> is al all these machines, I don't know, but I guess now it could be
> any permatation of Dell Inc., Dell Computer Corp. etc.
>
> Ref. Ubuntu bug report thread:
>
> https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/acpid/+bug/285323/comments/88
>
> Nick

OK, I asked for help on this - so far it seems either Dell Inc. or Dell
Computer Corporation, so I guess this patch needs a || somewhere.

1814-BIOS Information
1831: Vendor: Dell Inc.
1850- Version: A17
2774- Manufacturer: Dell Inc.
2799: Product Name: MM061
2847- Version: Not Specified
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3064- Manufacturer: Dell Inc.
3089: Product Name: 0KD882
3111- Version:



2675-BIOS Information
2692: Vendor: Dell Inc.
2711- Version: A02
3546- Manufacturer: Dell Inc.
3571: Product Name: Latitude D620
3619- Version: Not Specified
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3836- Manufacturer: Dell Inc.
3861: Product Name: 0JK187
3883- Version:



2132-BIOS Information
2149: Vendor: Dell Inc.
2168- Version: A13
3093- Manufacturer: Dell Inc.
3118: Product Name: Inspiron 1525
3166- Version: Not Specified
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3383- Manufacturer: Dell Inc.
3408: Product Name: 0U990C
3430- Version:


841-BIOS Information
858: Vendor: Dell Computer Corporation
893- Version: A11
1782- Manufacturer: Dell Computer Corporation
1823: Product Name: Inspiron 8200
1871- Version: Not Specified
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2050- Manufacturer: Dell Computer Corporation
2091: Product Name: Inspiron 8200
2132- Version: Not Specified



617-BIOS Information
634: Vendor: Dell Inc.
653- Version: A00
1140- Manufacturer: Dell Inc.
1165: Product Name: Inspiron 910
1193- Version: A00
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1412- Manufacturer: Dell Inc.
1437: Product Name: CN0J14
1459- Version: A00


1852-BIOS Information
1869: Vendor: Dell Inc.
1888- Version: A09
2812- Manufacturer: Dell Inc.
2837: Product Name: MP061
2885- Version: Not Specified
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3102- Manufacturer: Dell Inc.
3127: Product Name: 0YD479
3149- Version:


372-BIOS Information
389: Vendor: Dell Computer Corporation
424- Version: A34
1278- Manufacturer: Dell Computer Corporation
1319: Product Name: Inspiron 5150
1367- Version: Not Specified
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1546- Manufacturer: Dell Computer Corporation
1587: Product Name: 0W0940
1609- Version:


094-BIOS Information
2111: Vendor: Dell Inc.
2130- Version: A09
3055- Manufacturer: Dell Inc.
3080: Product Name: Inspiron 1720
3128- Version: Not Specified
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3345- Manufacturer: Dell Inc.
3370: Product Name:
3392- Version:
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