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Re: [trinity-users] Re: HP laptop volume keys don't work

From: wofgdkncxojef@...
Date: Thu, 17 May 2018 02:15:24 +0200

On Thursday 17 May 2018 01:37:30 Dan Youngquist wrote:
> On 05/16/2018 01:26 PM, wofgdkncxojef@... wrote:
> > it's not the buttons the problem, it's kmix the problem.
> > global shortcuts for volume don't work in kmix.
> They work on all my other machines.  Only this one doesn't work.
> On 05/16/2018 01:51 PM, deloptes wrote:
> > does un/mute work?
> > do you have the right kbd model configured?
> > do you get events when pressing the volume keys (xev)?
> 1. There's no mute button on this keyboard
> 2. Don't know, I've never had to change a keyboard config before.
> 3. Yes, events look normal.
> On 05/16/2018 03:03 PM, wofgdkncxojef@... wrote:
> > it's global shortcuts for volume up and down that are bugged.
> > open kmix > mixer > Settings > configure global shortcuts
> > assign whatever to volume up and down. they doesn't work.
> They are set correctly by default.  Again, the buttons do respond; the OSD
> moves only between 0% and 10%, and doesn't affect volume.  For some reason
> the events aren't being correctly processed.

the hardware buttons are just buttons.
Linux recognize them properly.

kmix, all it does is assign these buttons for
increasing and decreasing volume

go in kmix and change the shotcuts for volume to
anything you want. Change them to "a" and "b", it will
still not work. The buttons are fine, it's kmix that is bugged.