[PATCH] xfce4-power-manager: Support for keyboard backlight control
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Wed Nov 6 13:16:48 CET 2013
On Wed, Nov 6, 2013 at 2:15 AM, Sonal Santan <sonal.santan at gmail.com> wrote:
> Any xfce developer around who can review my patches?
If you haven't done so already, best would be to open a bug report
against xfpm on Bugzilla and attach your patch there. The biggest
issue, though, is that to my knowledge we don't currently have an
active maintainer for xfpm, so I'm not sure how long it will take for
some of our devels to review the patch. Maybe you'd like to step up?
> On Tue, Oct 29, 2013 at 3:50 PM, Sonal Santan <sonal.santan at gmail.com>
>> I see two downsides of using pommed:
>> It is not integral part of XFCE
>> It duplicates the functionality like LCD brightness and volume control
>> which are already supported by XFCE
>> The patch I have proposed integrates the keyboard backlight control into
>> xfce power manager without adding any other dependency.
>> On Tue, Oct 29, 2013 at 1:11 PM, Yves-Alexis Perez <corsac at debian.org>
>>> On Tue, 2013-10-22 at 14:42 -0700, Sonal Santan wrote:
>>> > On Macbook Pro, the keyboard brightness key stroke events,
>>> > XF86KbdBrightnessUp and XF86KbdBrightnessDown are received by X since
>>> > the
>>> > firmware does not consume them. With current XFCE, MacBook Pro keyboard
>>> > backlight never turns on since nobody acts on those events.
>>> Use pommed?
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