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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 2/2] toshiba-acpi: Support TOS1900-type devices
    On Wed, Apr 1, 2009 at 3:11 PM, Matthew Garrett <> wrote:
    > On Wed, Apr 01, 2009 at 03:06:12PM +1700, Azael Avalos wrote:
    >> Indeed, my Satellite X205-9800 uses that method, however, it only provides
    >> HCI call 0x001E (Hotkey Events) and no System Event FIFO (0x0016),
    >> instead, hotkeys are entered on a variable called TOHK (TOshiba HotKeys?).
    >> Located in my model in
    > Ok, interesting. Looking at the DSDTs I have here, TOHK isn't always
    > present on TOS1900 devices. However:
    >> and it appears that it can be _polled_ tru' method INFO
    >> (TOSH_INTERFACE_2 ".INFO"),
    >> perhaps a small change in the polling to reflect to that method for
    >> TOS1900 devices would be necessary.
    > The INFO method is, so this looks like a good call.
    >> On my model the complete call would be:
    >> \\_SB.VALZ.SPFC
    >> \\_SB.VALZ.INFO
    >> Is it different from \\_SB_.VALZ.SPFC or it simply doesn't matter?
    > Yeah, that shouldn't matter. So it simply looks like in the notification
    > function on these systems we should call the INFO method and that'll
    > give us the key back? I'll send a test patch later (don't have any
    > hardware to test right now).

    Well, on my model after enabling Hotkey Events, Fn-Fx events are entered
    to that variable according to Toshiba, eg.: Fn-Esc would give me 0x101, etc.

    I'm at work right now, and will be in the next 2 hours, when I get
    home I'll test
    whatever patch you send.

    By the way, you can find a copy of my DSDT here:

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