0

I recently switched to Ubuntu to make full use of my HP Envy x360 flipbook. I was planning to use iio-sensor-proxy to detect the screen flipping, but it does not work.

When, following the instructions on here: https://github.com/haDescription: Ubuntu 19.04 dess/iio-sensor-proxy I run udevadm info --export-db no iio device appears on the list.

The command gdbus introspect --system --dest net.hadess.SensorProxy --object-path /net/hadess/SensorProxy produces the following error message:

Error: GDBus.Error:org.freedesktop.DBus.Error.ServiceUnknown: The name net.hadess.SensorProxy was not provided by any .service files

I'm currently running Ubuntu 19.04 with kernel 5.0.0-15-generic

Any pointers?

0

Right now there isn't a fix for this, because it is a driver level issue. I just learned from Phoronix that the new driver will be released probably with the new 5.6/5.7 Kernel, which is approaching completion now. Obviously this affects only people who have HP Envy models with AMD APU's. We just have to wait until the release of the new Kernel.

3
  • Do you know if there's any update on that? I couldn't find any news on the subject – IncrediblyConvoluted Dec 13 '20 at 18:30
  • @IncrediblyConvoluted Last time I checked out, the drivers were not ready for kernel 5.8/5.9 I think next year we will see something – Lorenz Bonat Dec 14 '20 at 21:41
  • @IncrediblyConvoluted Here the article that confirms that the module will arrive with kernel 5.11, we just need to wait. – Lorenz Bonat Dec 16 '20 at 9:09

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

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