LinuxQuestions.org
Help answer threads with 0 replies.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Laptop and Netbook
User Name
Password
Linux - Laptop and Netbook Having a problem installing or configuring Linux on your laptop? Need help running Linux on your netbook? This forum is for you. This forum is for any topics relating to Linux and either traditional laptops or netbooks (such as the Asus EEE PC, Everex CloudBook or MSI Wind).

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 04-05-2005, 02:29 AM   #1
muneebs
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Jan 2005
Posts: 15

Rep: Reputation: 0
How to bind the keys in Dell Inspiron 5100


How can I bind the function keys and the power button to do certain tasks wehn i press them


I am using Mandrake 10.1 on Inspiron 5100
 
Old 04-05-2005, 06:54 PM   #2
Brotherswing
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Feb 2005
Location: Michigan
Distribution: Slackware
Posts: 28

Rep: Reputation: 15
You need acpi support. A great place to start is

http://www.cpqlinux.com/acpi-howto.html

This will also help with your earlier post about suspend.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
How to install network on Dell Inspiron 5100? New_To_RH_Linux Linux - Software 1 02-21-2005 07:04 AM
Dell inspiron 5100 wifi problem rondrae96 Linux - Laptop and Netbook 0 01-28-2005 03:08 PM
Overheating problems with Dell Inspiron 5100 hani17 Linux - Laptop and Netbook 2 05-06-2004 12:15 PM
Dell Inspiron 5100 Problems with NIC mono101 Linux - Laptop and Netbook 0 12-22-2003 05:49 PM
New Dell Inspiron 5100 Laptop - RH 9 uranologist Linux - Laptop and Netbook 0 11-30-2003 05:11 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:52 PM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration