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Old 05-08-2008, 01:58 PM
Colin Ian King
 
Default SRU request for LP#21558

https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+bug/21558

SRU Justification

Impact: Regression for ThinkPad R31 (IBM 2656) with buggy embedded
controller/keyboard combo chip causing erratic pointer movement.

Fix description: Simple patch that blacklists IBM 2656 in serio/i8042

Originally blacklisted in 6.06, (see
https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/kernel-team/2006-June/000916.html )
but omitted from Hardy.

diff --git a/drivers/input/serio/i8042-x86ia64io.h
b/drivers/input/serio/i8042-x86ia64io.h
index c5e68dc..bde78a9 100644
--- a/drivers/input/serio/i8042-x86ia64io.h
+++ b/drivers/input/serio/i8042-x86ia64io.h
@@ -270,6 +270,13 @@ static struct dmi_system_id __initdata
i8042_dmi_nomux_table[] = {
DMI_MATCH(DMI_PRODUCT_NAME, "M636/A737
platform"),
},
},
+ {
+ .ident = "IBM 2656",
+ .matches = {
+ DMI_MATCH(DMI_SYS_VENDOR, "IBM"),
+ DMI_MATCH(DMI_PRODUCT_NAME, "2656"),
+ },
+ },
{ }
};



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Old 05-08-2008, 02:17 PM
Stefan Bader
 
Default SRU request for LP#21558

Colin Ian King wrote:
> https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+bug/21558
>
> SRU Justification
>
> Impact: Regression for ThinkPad R31 (IBM 2656) with buggy embedded
> controller/keyboard combo chip causing erratic pointer movement.
>
> Fix description: Simple patch that blacklists IBM 2656 in serio/i8042
>
> Originally blacklisted in 6.06, (see
> https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/kernel-team/2006-June/000916.html )
> but omitted from Hardy.
>
> diff --git a/drivers/input/serio/i8042-x86ia64io.h
> b/drivers/input/serio/i8042-x86ia64io.h
> index c5e68dc..bde78a9 100644
> --- a/drivers/input/serio/i8042-x86ia64io.h
> +++ b/drivers/input/serio/i8042-x86ia64io.h
> @@ -270,6 +270,13 @@ static struct dmi_system_id __initdata
> i8042_dmi_nomux_table[] = {
> DMI_MATCH(DMI_PRODUCT_NAME, "M636/A737
> platform"),
> },
> },
> + {
> + .ident = "IBM 2656",
> + .matches = {
> + DMI_MATCH(DMI_SYS_VENDOR, "IBM"),
> + DMI_MATCH(DMI_PRODUCT_NAME, "2656"),
> + },
> + },
> { }
> };
>
>
>
Ack from me.

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Old 05-08-2008, 07:15 PM
Tim Gardner
 
Default SRU request for LP#21558

Colin Ian King wrote:
> https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+bug/21558
>
> SRU Justification
>
> Impact: Regression for ThinkPad R31 (IBM 2656) with buggy embedded
> controller/keyboard combo chip causing erratic pointer movement.
>
> Fix description: Simple patch that blacklists IBM 2656 in serio/i8042
>
> Originally blacklisted in 6.06, (see
> https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/kernel-team/2006-June/000916.html )
> but omitted from Hardy.
>
> diff --git a/drivers/input/serio/i8042-x86ia64io.h
> b/drivers/input/serio/i8042-x86ia64io.h
> index c5e68dc..bde78a9 100644
> --- a/drivers/input/serio/i8042-x86ia64io.h
> +++ b/drivers/input/serio/i8042-x86ia64io.h
> @@ -270,6 +270,13 @@ static struct dmi_system_id __initdata
> i8042_dmi_nomux_table[] = {
> DMI_MATCH(DMI_PRODUCT_NAME, "M636/A737
> platform"),
> },
> },
> + {
> + .ident = "IBM 2656",
> + .matches = {
> + DMI_MATCH(DMI_SYS_VENDOR, "IBM"),
> + DMI_MATCH(DMI_PRODUCT_NAME, "2656"),
> + },
> + },
> { }
> };
>
>
>

ACK

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