Subject: Re: What -current branch for acpi?
To: Ulrich Habel <>
From: Sarton O'Brien <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/08/2007 10:09:35
On Thu, 8 Nov 2007 09:37:13 am Ulrich Habel wrote:
> hep list,
> My IBM Thinkpad can't use apm/acpi with 4.0RC3, it just seems terrible
> broken for me. When I put the laptop to sleep - doesnt mind if apm (zzz)
> or setting the acpi 3 state, when it wakes up - the framebuffer is
> garbled. I can switch back to X, tho (however sometimes it just dont
> sleep again.)
> I heard there are alot of acpi changes in -current. Is that a special
> branch or is it just -current?

For information see:

And various other documents if you google 'netbsd tracking current'.

> oh, does -current works with 4.0RC3 userland?

Unfortunately no. There have been some major changes to accomodate the latest