Subject: Re: various changes on INSTALL and iso generation
To: None <,>
From: Bernd Ernesti <>
List: port-amd64
Date: 02/25/2007 22:15:32
On Sun, Feb 25, 2007 at 09:57:49PM +0100, Manuel Bouyer wrote:

> For the second issue I think we could have by default ACPI kernel enabled.
> Common cases are machines with working ACPI (and all is well) or machines
> without ACPI (and the kernel fall backs to pre-acpi config mechanims,
> having ACPI in kernel doesn't hurt). For the case where ACPI is present but
> nonworking, a
> boot -c
> disable acpi
> quit
> should work around it. There's also the ressource to boot a non-ACPI kernel
> (see below).

Which will not work for an usb keyboard, because it won't work if the pckbd
driver is in the kernel :(


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