[Pkg-acpi-devel] Bug#521280: Bug#521280: Input daemon supplementing acpid

Michael Meskes meskes at debian.org
Fri May 22 02:33:27 UTC 2009

On Fri, May 22, 2009 at 03:10:26AM +0200, Stefan Tomanek wrote:
> acpid does indeed poll the input layer when started with -n, however, I wasn't
> able to make it react to arbitrary key events. I suppose the daemon only
> handles ACPI events, but since 2.6.29 the thinkpad hotkeys that formerly
> triggered ACPI messages are handing out ordinary key presses, hiding from acpid.
> Please correct me if I'm wrong about that.

Does kacpimon display the hotkey event?

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