On Mon, Oct 31, 2011 at 07:51:22PM +0100, Ismail Donmez wrote:
On 10/31/2011 06:48 PM, Larry Finger wrote:
On 10/31/2011 01:38 PM, Ismail Donmez wrote:
On 10/27/2011 02:41 PM, Ismail Donmez wrote:
There is a patch series available at
_tested_ this on top of openSUSE kernel-desktop and they fix touchpad
detection on Dell Latitude E6520 laptop.
The patch series for Elantech v3/v4 support is seperate and I'll send
them after the reporter test my kernel build.
This would be really nice to have in 12.1 kernel.
Ping please? This fixes a lot of new laptops' touchpads.
Are those patches in mainline? If not, they are unlikely to be added to
the openSUSE kernel.
Its submitted to upstream and all patches except one is ACK-ed. I
don't understand the reasoning for not including this patchset. It
fixes a _lot_ of notebooks which is very important for the 12.1
If something is not included in the upstream kernel, then we have to
maintain it in our tree for pretty much forever. That is a non-trivial
task, which is why we require this to be upstream.
waiting for a patch that blacklists acer-wmi on Thinkpad E520 boxes.
When it loads, it places an rfkill soft block and kills wireless. Once
it hits the 3.2 merge, then I ping GregKH and this list.
In my case waiting for 3.2 means missing 12.1 release and thats very
bad. We need to support something as basic as a touchpad out of the
doesn't follow the spec and only finally got Linux support in the 3.2
release" is not really follow the definition of "basic" :)
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