[ltp] Thinkpad **30 series, Linux 3.7 and brightness keys

Robin Becker linux-thinkpad@linux-thinkpad.org
Fri, 22 Feb 2013 09:50:22 +0000

On 21/02/2013 20:33, Theodore Ts'o wrote:
> Well, before we make this assumption it might be useful if one of the
> folks who are suffering this problem upgrade their machine from using
> GNOME to Xfce, and see if the problem goes away.  If it does, then the
> bug is related to how GNOME is managing the screen brightness, and not
> necessarily UEFI or the BIOS version.

well I am using openbox so not xfce4/gnome, I do use some of the xfce tools eg 
the notifier, but I don't use the power manager etc etc.

> (That being said, I agree with your general approach of not moving off
> of the 2.06 BIOS and not trying to use UEFI boot until there's a
> really good reason for me to do so.)
> Regards,
>         	    	       	     	- Ted
Robin Becker