The company I work for gave to me a Lenovo ThinkPad SL500 notebook in which I’ve installed Ubuntu Intrepid (8.10).
Almost all has gone at the first shot but I discovered that the SL series is not a “real” ThinkPad and the thinkpad_acpi module doesn’t work at all with sl series laptops.
Volume Up, Volume Down and Mute buttons did not work and brightness was a mess: on power saving the brightness increased, pressing the brightness Up button (Fn+Home) decreased and pressing the brightness down button (Fn+End) increased.
Googleing at firs led nothing until…. I found an experimental module developed by Alexandre Rostovtsev (tetronimo).
Here a step by step guide to let Lenovo SL Series laptop hotkeys start working.
Tags8.10 Interpid Ibex 9.04 Jaunty Jackalope 9.10 Karmic Koala 10domande ajax Android apple audio brightness cck cursors theme dane-elec drupal ec2 Elastic google HDMI hotkeys ilsole24ore ipad laptop LED TV Lenovo mouse NDAS notebook Samsung SL SL500 so smart special keys Synaptics tablet Thinkpad touchpad Ubuntu UE46B7000WW views
Post più quotati
- 36,289 hits