Subject: Re: NOTE: ACPI update
To: Dave Huang <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Charles M. Hannum <email@example.com>
Date: 11/02/2003 07:14:15
On Sunday 02 November 2003 01:21 am, Dave Huang wrote:
> On Fri, Oct 31, 2003 at 09:14:46PM +0000, Charles M. Hannum wrote:
> > Even if you were already successfully running ACPI, please retest with
> > the new version and confirm whether or not it works.
> Works for me, reporting battery and temperature stats on a Dell
> Inspiron 8000 (which the previous version didn't do). I did have to
> disable all the PCIBIOS* options and enable ACPI_PCI_FIXUP, otherwise
I'm pretty sure that the _INI methods on some machines are trashing the state
that PCIBIOS_*_FIXUP set up, and that we will have to make ACPI_PCI_FIXUP
work reliably on more systems.