new wireless hotkey support

Chris Jones cmsj at canonical.com
Fri Jan 19 13:58:18 GMT 2007


Hi

LukMak wrote:
> A6B004-K). I noticed that recent kernel 2.6.17-10-generic is not 
> dedicated only to x86_64 although it is for x86/x86_64, or is it?

-generic is a 32bit kernel. It will work on x86 and x86_64 machines, but
it's not in any way a 64bit kernel.

> Binary blobs stopped working (nVidia, Broadcom WiFi BCM4318) which can 
> be understandable. But the magic Fn+F2 button for turning on/off WiFi 

If you have the linux-restricted-modules package for 2.6.17-10 installed
then the binary blobs should still be fine.

Cheers,
-- 
Chris Jones
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