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Old 11-27-2004, 06:56 AM   #1
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function keys laptop

hi people,

i'm using software-suspend2 in my thinkpad R40 (FC2 + kernel 2.6.9)

do anyone of you know how can i configure the FN-Keys for standby and so on?

is this a bios problem, a kernel module that has to be compiled, a patch, or a special software i need?

thankx a lot

Old 11-27-2004, 07:37 PM   #2
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