[Pkg-acpi-devel] Bug#593246: Bug#593246: Increasing/decreasing brightness hangs the system

Michael Meskes meskes at debian.org
Mon Aug 16 20:38:44 UTC 2010

> Symptoms: Using the keyboard function keys to increase or decrease
> brightness causes the entire system to hang   Need to do a hard
> restart  Restarting the system causes the laptop monitor brightness
> to increase to maximum  Gnome-power-manager not effective in this
> case.  Thought that this was a conflict between different power
> management packages but not sure about how to verify

Please try to figure out which part of the system is reacting on the key
events. It's definitely not the acpi package which only displays information on
ACPI devices.

Michael Meskes
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