[3.13.y-ckt stable] Patch "Input: i8042 - add noloop quirk for Medion Akoya E7225 (MD98857)" has been added to staging queue

Kamal Mostafa kamal at canonical.com
Thu Mar 19 20:21:28 UTC 2015

This is a note to let you know that I have just added a patch titled

    Input: i8042 - add noloop quirk for Medion Akoya E7225 (MD98857)

to the linux-3.13.y-queue branch of the 3.13.y-ckt extended stable tree 
which can be found at:


This patch is scheduled to be released in version 3.13.11-ckt17.

If you, or anyone else, feels it should not be added to this tree, please 
reply to this email.

For more information about the 3.13.y-ckt tree, see



>From f9e4b15908f4df1bef99b013281433baa3e59ee1 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: Jochen Hein <jochen at jochen.org>
Date: Thu, 22 Jan 2015 12:03:15 -0800
Subject: Input: i8042 - add noloop quirk for Medion Akoya E7225 (MD98857)

commit 1d90d6d5522befa8efa1a7ea406be65cf865ded4 upstream.

Without this the aux port does not get detected, and consequently the touchpad
will not work.

With this patch the touchpad is detected:

$ dmesg | grep -E "(SYN|i8042|serio)"
pnp 00:03: Plug and Play ACPI device, IDs SYN1d22 PNP0f13 (active)
i8042: PNP: PS/2 Controller [PNP0303:PS2K,PNP0f13:PS2M] at 0x60,0x64 irq 1,12
serio: i8042 KBD port at 0x60,0x64 irq 1
serio: i8042 AUX port at 0x60,0x64 irq 12
input: AT Translated Set 2 keyboard as /devices/platform/i8042/serio0/input/input4
psmouse serio1: synaptics: Touchpad model: 1, fw: 8.1, id: 0x1e2b1, caps: 0xd00123/0x840300/0x126800, board id: 2863, fw id: 1473085
input: SynPS/2 Synaptics TouchPad as /devices/platform/i8042/serio1/input/input6

dmidecode excerpt for this laptop is:

Handle 0x0001, DMI type 1, 27 bytes
System Information
        Manufacturer: Medion
        Product Name: Akoya E7225
        Version: 1.0

Signed-off-by: Jochen Hein <jochen at jochen.org>
Signed-off-by: Dmitry Torokhov <dmitry.torokhov at gmail.com>
Signed-off-by: Kamal Mostafa <kamal at canonical.com>
 drivers/input/serio/i8042-x86ia64io.h | 8 ++++++++
 1 file changed, 8 insertions(+)

diff --git a/drivers/input/serio/i8042-x86ia64io.h b/drivers/input/serio/i8042-x86ia64io.h
index 78227f3..4de2571 100644
--- a/drivers/input/serio/i8042-x86ia64io.h
+++ b/drivers/input/serio/i8042-x86ia64io.h
@@ -152,6 +152,14 @@ static const struct dmi_system_id __initconst i8042_dmi_noloop_table[] = {
+		/* Medion Akoya E7225 */
+		.matches = {
+		},
+	},
+	{
 		/* Blue FB5601 */
 		.matches = {

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