[ltp] (another) tpctl

Ari Saptawijaya linux-thinkpad@linux-thinkpad.org
Tue, 30 Dec 2003 01:19:19 -0800 (PST)


CONFIG_NVRAM was already set to "m" in my config file.
I did "modprobe nvram", and the module was
successfully loaded, but those buttons are still not
BTW, is NVRAM really needed for tpctl? or just for


--- Nils Trebing <nils.trebing@uni-konstanz.de> wrote:
> Hi,
> AFAIK you must say "y" or "m" to "CONFIG_NVRAM" when
> configuring your
> kernel to get these buttons working. Perhaps it's
> already compiled as a
> module in your kernel, and you can simply do a
> "modprobe nvram" do
> enable it. I also use the Debian package "tpb" which
> provides an on
> screen display when these buttons are pressed. I
> don't know though if
> these buttons are supported on a R40e; I own a R40.
> HTH,
> Nils
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