Bug#613534: Seems to be rather a bug in nvidia, not the kernel

Andrei POPESCU andreimpopescu at gmail.com
Sat Feb 18 20:41:10 UTC 2012

On Sb, 18 feb 12, 16:44:14, Andreas Beckmann wrote:
> On 2011-12-12 22:35, Andrei Popescu wrote:
> > On Vi, 09 dec 11, 22:59:34, Andrei Popescu wrote:
> >> This might be interesting. I just installed 2.6.39 and nvidia-glx from 
> >> backports (thanks for that) and, surprise, the ThinkVantage button 
> >> works. There must be some difference between the backported kernel and 
> >> the 2.6.39 that was uploaded to sid. Or maybe in nvidia?
> > 
> > Never mind, it stopped working after the next reboot :(
> Any progress with kernel 3.2? NVIDIA driver 295.20?

No, but in the meantime I discovered why it works sometimes: it needs a 
separate screen configuration AND both displays have to be connected 
when X is started.

Kind regards,
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