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[Bug 1589886] Re: Wireless hotkey fails on Dell XPS 15 9550


New kernel includes a new driver intel-hid that handles wireless hotkey;
however this is not yet available in xenial kernel.

** Changed in: linux (Ubuntu)
     Assignee: (unassigned) => Alex Hung (alexhung)

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  Wireless hotkey fails on Dell XPS 15 9550

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Bug description:
  Title: Wireless hotkey fails on Dell XPS 15 9550

  Wireless key does nothing on Dell XPS 15 9550.

  Observing "watch -n1 rfkill list", nothing changes when pressing wireless hotkey (Fn + PrtScr)
  Only message in /var/log/kern.log:
  kernel: [10909.979019] dell_wmi: Unknown key 153 pressed

  Steps: 1. Pressing wireless hotkey (Fn + PrtScr)

  Expected results: Wireless hotkey could disable/enable wireless

  Actual results: Wireless hotkey does nothing

  Additional information:
  Wifi card:
  Device:	02:00.0
  Class:	Network controller [0280]
  Vendor:	Broadcom Corporation [14e4]
  Device:	BCM43602 802.11ac Wireless LAN SoC [43ba]
  SVendor:	Dell [1028]
  SDevice:	BCM43602 802.11ac Wireless LAN SoC [0020]
  Rev:	01

  CPU: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-6700HQ CPU @ 2.60GHz (8x)

  GPU: 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation HD Graphics
  530 (rev 06)

  Manufacturer: Dell

  ProductName: XPS 15 9550

  BiosVersion: 01.02.00

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