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[SOLVED] Acer Aspire One: Volume keys don't work

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https://bbs.archlinux.org – Also, to follow up - I suspect many of the larger DE's automagically do the key binding from the XF86Audio* to the appropriate actions.I'm not familiar with i3, but most lighter weight WM's do not manage this automatically for - I suspect - a couple reasons.  Most importantly, since they are WM's not DE's there is no expectation or requirement that one uses a specific sound package (in this case alsa).  If it automatically bound the keys to alsa, the WM would depend on alsa removing user choice and increasing dependencies.  There's nothing necessari (HowTos)