Subject: Re: viapm && SSE on broken bioses
To: Sergio Jimenez <>
From: Jason Thorpe <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 07/25/2004 08:27:35
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On Jul 25, 2004, at 12:21 AM, Sergio Jimenez wrote:

>  Hi, recently I've made a little patch to get vt8231 power
> management working throught viapm as OpenBSD has, but like on OpenBSD
> I'm getting some weird values and I'd like to know if someone could 
> test
> the patch on his system because I'm using it on my laptop and I don't
> really know if this mobile has some modifications or this chipset is 
> not
> completly compatible with viapm implementation. Any tip will be 
> welcomed
> :).

I suggest you download the datasheet from VIA.  If the values are 
nonsensical, then it's a good bet that they're NOT compatible.

         -- Jason R. Thorpe <>

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