BIOS passwords and brightness settings = instability

Andrea Ratto andrearatto_liste at
Wed Jul 2 11:36:20 CDT 2008

To all dell users who have a password set in their BIOS and run a recent
gnome based distro (ubuntu hardy, fedora 9) I recommend to check out
this bug on launchpad:

Especially if experiencing instabilities or momentaneous lock-ups.

It has really annoyed me for about a month, so I tought I might save
someone the pain.

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