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April 12th, 2010, 07:44 PM
I am using ubuntu on Samsung N220. I didn't found linux drives or software on samsungs website.
I want to use the Fn-keys for example, to deactivate the WLAN, the touchpad, show the battary-status, adjust the brightness, using the extern VGA (beamer), ...
April 13th, 2010, 10:59 PM
Has no one an idea how to use the Fn keys with its netbook-specific funtions?
Why is it a netbook-distribution?
June 17th, 2010, 05:35 PM
I assume you already got an answer. If not, the reason the fn-keys are not working is that the N150/N210N220 aren not recognized by udev.
You can update the files:
so that the product is recognized and the fn-keys will at least be detected. Most of them work as expected as well.
To get the brightness (fn-up and fn-dwn) working I just added keyboard shortcuts to a small program that adjusts the backlight, based on the idea of http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1397371 post no 9
Hope that helps! :-)
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