Subject: Re: NOTE: ACPI update
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.org>
From: Peter Seebach <email@example.com>
Date: 10/31/2003 15:16:12
In message <firstname.lastname@example.org>, "Charles M. Hannum" wri
>I've imported the latest version of the ACPI-CA from Intel. This, plus some
>bug fixes from me and Christos, should make ACPI work much more reliably on
>Even if you were already successfully running ACPI, please retest with the new
>version and confirm whether or not it works.
>I can personally vouch that it works on a Dell Inspiron 8500 laptop, correctly
>reporting battery and thermal data. :-)
Is there any support for things like xbattbar yet? I was thinking at one
point that an "acpiapm" driver, which supports APM calls for old software,
would be awfully useful.