Re: [PATCH] Route kbd LEDs through the generic LEDs layer
From: Pali RohÃr
Date: Sun Mar 16 2014 - 06:17:53 EST
2013-07-15 11:12 GMT+02:00 Pavel Machek <pavel@xxxxxx>:
>> > > > > This permits to reassign keyboard LEDs to something else than keyboard "leds"
>> > > > > state, by adding keyboard led and modifier triggers connected to a series
>> > > > > of VT input LEDs, themselves connected to VT input triggers, which
>> > > > > per-input device LEDs use by default. Userland can thus easily change the LED
>> > > > > behavior of (a priori) all input devices, or of particular input devices.
>> > > >
>> > > > Nice! Leds now have proper /sys interface.
>> > > >
>> > > > But... I boot up, switch from X to console, press capslock, and no
>> > > > reaction anywhere.
>> > >
>> > > Is it working without the patch? Console-setup for instance is known to
>> > > have broken the capslock LED, which is precisely one of the reasons for
>> > > this patch, which will provide console-setup with a way to bring back
>> > > caps lock working properly.
>> > You are right, it was broken before.
>> Ok. You then may want fix your setup by configuring your caps lock led
>> the way console-setup will be supposed to do in the future:
>> echo ctrlllock > /sys/class/leds/vt::capsl/trigger
> And this indeed makes capslock led work on console, again. Nice!
> Richard, could we get this applied for 3.12 or something? It makes
> keyboard LEDs sane...
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Hello, what happened with this patch? Is there any problem with accepting it?
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