Bug#519975: Sleep button goes unnoticed
On Mon, 2009-03-16 at 16:31 +0100, Joachim Breitner wrote:
> But the X server does not react on these any more, at least according to
> xev, and the fact that the Gnome Power Manager does not put my laptop to
> sleep any more. Note that the X log say that /dev/input/event9 is
> actually opened.
> Where should I continue to debug this?
make sure gnome-power-manager isn't running when you use xev, otherwise
it probably has a grab on that keycode. if you don't see it in xev on a
bare X server, then that points to a bug in X or the driver, otherwise
it's a gnome issue.