Take the 2-minute tour ×
Ask Ubuntu is a question and answer site for Ubuntu users and developers. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Recently, my wireless card shut off on my laptop (System76 Bonp3 running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS). Awhile back, my keyboard had a meeting with a cup of coffee, and my F11 key no longer works. The key binding for turning my card back on happens to be Fn + F11, so I cannot turn my wifi on.

The only solution I can think of is to somehow change this to be bound to another key. I'm looking for the script that handles this particular hardware switch so I can bind it elsewhere.

share|improve this question
    
I was unable to find this script, so I made my own: askubuntu.com/questions/240515 –  Gerhard Burger Jan 13 '13 at 11:51

1 Answer 1

Unfortunately, the Fn+Fx key bindings are controlled by the BIOS and not something that can be changed in the Ubuntu side of things. Go ahead and open a support ticket at the System76 My Account Page. We may be able to get you a new keyboard for your Bonobo.

share|improve this answer

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.