Subject: Re: port-i386/37502
To: None <,,>
From: Jared D. McNeill <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 12/14/2007 19:30:03
The following reply was made to PR port-i386/37502; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: "Jared D. McNeill" <>
Subject: Re: port-i386/37502
Date: Fri, 14 Dec 2007 13:18:03 -0500 (EST)

 On Fri, 14 Dec 2007, Manuel Bouyer wrote:
 > >  The problem is, once again, ACPI. How about disabling it by default, or at
 > >  least providing a GENERIC.MPNOACPI kernel?
 > disabling it by default is not an option. A lot of newer hardware won't run
 > with a non-ACPI kernel, and that's the reason it has been enabled by default.
 Completely in agreement with Manuel. Lets focus our efforts on tracking 
 down issues with NetBSD's ACPI implementation.