Touchpad stopped working on Dell Mini 9

Bug #600657 reported by Sergio Zanchetta on 2010-07-01
This bug affects 2 people
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linux (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Testing Maverick Alpha2.
Apport started after a crash of mutter,then touchpad stopped working, I had to connect an external usb mouse.
After 5-10 min. (I keep on using netbook) it started working again.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 10.10
Package: linux-image-2.6.35-6-generic 2.6.35-6.8
Regression: Yes
Reproducible: No
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.35-6.8-generic 2.6.35-rc3
Uname: Linux 2.6.35-6-generic i686
AlsaVersion: Advanced Linux Sound Architecture Driver Version 1.0.23.
 **** List of PLAYBACK Hardware Devices ****
 card 0: Intel [HDA Intel], device 0: ALC268 Analog [ALC268 Analog]
   Subdevices: 1/1
   Subdevice #0: subdevice #0
Architecture: i386
 **** List of CAPTURE Hardware Devices ****
 card 0: Intel [HDA Intel], device 0: ALC268 Analog [ALC268 Analog]
   Subdevices: 1/1
   Subdevice #0: subdevice #0
 /dev/snd/controlC0: ubuntu 3856 F.... pulseaudio
CRDA: Error: [Errno 2] No such file or directory
 Card hw:0 'Intel'/'HDA Intel at 0xf0540000 irq 44'
   Mixer name : 'Realtek ALC268'
   Components : 'HDA:10ec0268,102802b0,00100101'
   Controls : 13
   Simple ctrls : 8
Date: Thu Jul 1 14:23:14 2010
Frequency: I don't know.
LiveMediaBuild: Ubuntu-Netbook 10.10 "Maverick Meerkat" - Alpha i386 (20100630)
MachineType: Dell Inc. Inspiron 910
ProcCmdLine: BOOT_IMAGE=/casper/vmlinuz noprompt cdrom-detect/try-usb=true persistent file=/cdrom/preseed/hostname-netbook.seed boot=casper initrd=/casper/initrd.lz quiet splash -- maybe-ubiquity
RelatedPackageVersions: linux-firmware 1.37
SourcePackage: linux 03/05/2009
dmi.bios.vendor: Dell Inc.
dmi.bios.version: A05 CN0J14
dmi.board.vendor: Dell Inc.
dmi.board.version: A05
dmi.chassis.type: 8
dmi.chassis.vendor: Dell Inc.
dmi.chassis.version: A05
dmi.modalias: dmi:bvnDellInc.:bvrA05:bd03/05/2009:svnDellInc.:pnInspiron910:pvrA05:rvnDellInc.:rnCN0J14:rvrA05:cvnDellInc.:ct8:cvrA05: Inspiron 910
dmi.product.version: A05
dmi.sys.vendor: Dell Inc.

Sergio Zanchetta (primes2h) wrote :
tags: added: iso-testing
Brad Figg (brad-figg) on 2010-12-03
tags: added: acpi-apic
llaprise (llaprise) wrote :

Same problem on a Samsung netbook.
However, on this HW, the trackpad never work again after login.
This problem appear after a software update late November.

Jeremy Foshee (jeremyfoshee) wrote :

    Would you mind opening a new bug for your issue? I suspect it is different enough from this report to warrant it.

   My apologies for the delay responding to this issue. Have you been able to conduct this testing with the latest bits? Are there any behavior changes noticed?



Changed in linux (Ubuntu):
status: New → Incomplete
Changed in linux (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium
Jeremy Foshee (jeremyfoshee) wrote :

This bug report was marked as Incomplete and has not had any updated comments for quite some time. As a result this bug is being closed. Please reopen if this is still an issue in the current Ubuntu development release . Also, please be sure to provide any requested information that may have been missing. To reopen the bug, click on the current status under the Status column and change the status back to "New". Thanks.

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tags: added: kj-expired
Changed in linux (Ubuntu):
status: Incomplete → Expired
tags: removed: regression-potential
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