Subject: Re: NOTE: ACPI update
To: None <>
From: Peter Seebach <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/31/2003 15:16:12
In message <>, "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 
>many systems.
>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.