[ltp] X60s 4 GB RAM PAE only 3 recognized (64 Bit)

Henrique de Moraes Holschuh linux-thinkpad@linux-thinkpad.org
Sat, 15 Nov 2014 16:05:51 -0200

On Fri, 14 Nov 2014, Paul Seelig wrote:
> Since the keyboard always used to be a CRU (Customer Replaceable Unit)
> in the past, it would already be sufficient if they offered their
> customers an alternate keyboard option featuring a classical layout.

This could work.

> Someone should try to convince some chinese copy cat to produce and
> offer such an alternative layout keyboard to make themselves very rich
> really fast. And while they are at it, why not also produce an alternate
> palm rest without that pointless touchpad and FPR ... ;)

This won't work.  The EC (embedded controller) is what handles the keyboard,
you will have to reprogram the EC if you do anything more complicated than
move keys around.

  "One disk to rule them all, One disk to find them. One disk to bring
  them all and in the darkness grind them. In the Land of Redmond
  where the shadows lie." -- The Silicon Valley Tarot
  Henrique Holschuh