Apple Wireless Keyboard Kernel Bug

Stefan Bader stefan.bader at canonical.com
Thu Jan 7 18:53:03 UTC 2010


Tim Gardner wrote:
> Pablo Funes wrote:
>> Hi Tim, 
>>
>> I've been following a Kernel bug which affects the new Apple
>> wireless keyboards - the small ones without the numeric keypad
>> on the side. I actually bought a new keyboard for myself and stumbled into 
>> this problem. 
>>
>> The bug is listed as "fix released" (by you), but I think
>> you should consider labeling it as open again as it now refers to
>> a new keyboard model with similar or identical problem. 
>>
>> Bug
>> https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/linux-source-2.6.22/+bug/162083 
>> was originally about an older release of Apple keyboard and subsequent fix, 
>> but I guess it'll have to be reopened every time a new keyboard is released by
>> Apple (!)
>>
>> There's an associated bug 499013. 
>>
>> Regards, Pablo Funes
>>
>>
>>
>> --
>> Pablo Funes, Vice President of R&D
>> Icosystem Corporation
>> 10 Fawcett St., Cambridge MA 02138 USA
>> pablo at icosystem.com
>>
> 
> Cc'ing Andy and Stefan.
> 
> Which Ubuntu release are you running? Its not clear from the bug report.
> 
> rtg
> 
If it is different hw, even as it shows similar symptoms as other bugs, it also
should become a new bug and not touch the old one.

-Stefan




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