FS#70384 - Internal laptop keyboard not working with kernel versions 5.10.2 and higher

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Michiel Verbauwhede (Mich1501) - Friday, 09 April 2021, 12:46 GMT
Last edited by Jan Alexander Steffens (heftig) - Friday, 09 April 2021, 14:49 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Kernel
Status Closed
Assigned To Jan Alexander Steffens (heftig)
Architecture All
Severity Critical
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


The keyboard on my machine (Asus UM425UA) doesn't work after a cold boot on any kernel version after 5.10.1.
The config changes that seemed to have caused the issue are
Setting these back to m, as they where in version 5.10.1 fixes the problem.

Additional info:
* package version(s): linux 5.10.2-arch1 and higher
* machine: Asus UM425UA
* link to the forum post where I got help to figure this out: https://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?id=264868

Steps to reproduce:
1) Install Arch Linux on Asus UM425UA
2) shutdown
3) power the machine on
4) try to log in on tty and notice that the keyboard doesn't work
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Closed by  Jan Alexander Steffens (heftig)
Friday, 09 April 2021, 14:49 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  Fixed in trunk, pending next release.