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What can I do, when I open my laptop and there is no keyboard input possible?

asked 2014-10-21 11:58:03 -0500

updated 2014-10-21 13:34:53 -0500

mether gravatar image


I am using Fedora 20 on my HP EliteBook 2540p and since the kernel version 3.16.4 and higher, it is impossible to do a keyboard input after open my laptop (First working with no problems, then I close the laptop (standby/engergy savig mode, after a while open the laptop and keyboard is not working)). The mouse is working with no Problems. After a reboot there is no problem

Thank you for helping me!

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answered 2014-10-21 12:05:01 -0500

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Do you still have an older kernel available that you can select on boot-up? If so, see if the problem goes away by switching to the older kernel. If it does, the issue is a regression in the newer kernel and you should file a bug at including the output of su -c 'lshw' in the report so that the kernel engineers can figure out what broke.

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