Re: Powerbook5,6 longer list of what does not work...
On Thu, 2005-03-10 at 02:54 +0100, Chocron J. wrote:
> Hi list !
> I read the initiated by Antonio-M Corbi Bellot, and I am afraid that the list
> he provided is incomplete. So far, after about 3 weeks of fiddling with the
> various machine's settings, I have kind of acertained that the following
> hardware does not work (even with 126.96.36.199) :
Heh, that's what happens when you buy brand new model :) Hopefully, A
friend of mine here ordered one, so I'll be able to fix most of the
> - Soundcard : it is recognized, but I am unable to play any sound,
That should be fairly easy to fix hopefully.
> - Trackpad (we all know that now !!),
Yes. I think Vojtech will do a minimum fix soon as soon as he gets
access to the HW (should happen next week I think). Later on, I'll try
to figure out the "gesture" thing and other fancy stuff, at least once I
have some physical access to my friend's box (read: when Apple
> - Keyboard (the fn key does not work, it does not modify the keycode of any
> key when held down),
Interesting. Probably the new USB keyboard requires software handling of
the Fn key... That would suck tho, unless we hide something in the
> - PCMCIA (I am not sure about that one, but the none of my PCMCIA hardware
> works on the cardbus slot...)
That should be fairly simple to fix as well.
> That's about it...
Does sleep works ? If not, I expect it not to be too difficult to fix