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Julien BLACHE 03-13-2011 09:28 AM

Bug#618006: Input support for MacBookPro8,*
 
Source: linux-2.6
Version: 2.6.32-30
Severity: wishlist
Tags: patch

Hi,

The attached commit, taken from Dmitry Torokhov's input tree, adds
input support for the MacBookPro8,* released in March 2011.

Ideally the patch should be applied to both 2.6.32 in Squeeze and
2.6.37/2.6.38 in Sid. It may need some backporting work for 2.6.32 for
the trackpad part, not sure about that, shouldn't be anything major,
though.

Thanks,

JB.

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Ben Hutchings 08-25-2011 03:48 AM

Bug#618006: Input support for MacBookPro8,*
 
On Sun, 2011-03-13 at 11:28 +0100, Julien BLACHE wrote:
> Source: linux-2.6
> Version: 2.6.32-30
> Severity: wishlist
> Tags: patch
>
> Hi,
>
> The attached commit, taken from Dmitry Torokhov's input tree, adds
> input support for the MacBookPro8,* released in March 2011.
>
> Ideally the patch should be applied to both 2.6.32 in Squeeze and
> 2.6.37/2.6.38 in Sid. It may need some backporting work for 2.6.32 for
> the trackpad part, not sure about that, shouldn't be anything major,
> though.

I don't think we can do this because:

Andy Botting <andy@andybotting.com> wrote:
[...]
> I applied the patch to the 2.6.32 kernel by hand, and it loaded and
> detected the trackpad, but didn't seem to work.
[...]

Unless you can provide a known good patch, I'm going to have to tag this
- patch + wontfix. Sorry.

Ben.


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