Fwd: Regarding acer-hotkeys led

Erich Jansen erich at stoptouchingmethere.com
Thu May 24 15:35:19 UTC 2007

I know this isn't really helping, but I use an Acer 5610z and all of my
LEDS work correctly without having installed acerHK.

On Thu, 2007-05-24 at 20:03 +0530, vivek shah wrote:
> hi,
>      I am running Feisty on Acer Aspire 1641 NWLMI. It has got a
> bluetooth and wireless switch and other special hotkeys as well like
> an email button, web button , euro key, $ key(this dollar is generated
> using Shift-4, etc. To enable these hotkeys 
> a module acerhk is required which I checked by lsmod is loaded.
> Wireless is running on my laptop and the wireless switch works to
> enable and to shut it down but the led doesnt work in the switch. Same
> with the Bluetooth switch. 
> I tried sudo echo 1 > /proc/driver/acerhk/blueled
>  sudo echo 1 > /proc/driver/acerhk/wirelessled
> Both the commands produce no errors but still the led doesnt glow.
> The special hotkeys ie euro sign and dollar sign do not work as well 
> Can someone help me out regarding this?
> Regards,
> Vivek
> -- 
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>                 -- Napoleon Bonaparte, "Maxims"
Erich Jansen
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