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Re: X61t ACPI-Events for tablet mode

On Mon, 17 Jan 2011, Stefan /*St0fF*/ Hübner wrote:
> I haven't used the feature for a pretty long time (no more lectures) and
> now I realized that I do not get any
>  TP_HKEY_EV_TABLET_TABLET        = 0x5009, /* tablet swivel up */
>  TP_HKEY_EV_TABLET_NOTEBOOK      = 0x500a, /* tablet swivel down */
> events anymore.  Interestingly the

It becomes an EV_SW SW_TABLET_MODE event, which is not thinkpad-specific.

>   TP_HKEY_EV_PEN_INSERTED         = 0x500b, /* tablet pen inserted */
>   TP_HKEY_EV_PEN_REMOVED          = 0x500c, /* tablet pen removed */
> events still happen and are reported as ACPI_Events.

Because there are no generic events I can use.

> So it seems like somehow the input is filtered away weirdly.  Any ideas
> where I have to look for it?

Well, if you must use the thinkpad-specific events, you will have to modify
the thinkpad-acpi driver source.

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