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Re: Disabling ACPI also implicitly disables SMP support for Intel Atom chips?

On Wed, 04 Mar 2009 22:25:35 -0500
"David H. Gutteridge" <> wrote:

> The other thing I've noticed is that the brightness keys work if ACPI
> is disabled, but they don't work if it's enabled.  (That seems odd to
> me, but I'm no expert at these things.)
That actually makes more sense -- with ACPI enabled, they're probably
passed to the OS for the software to handle.

                --Steve Bellovin,

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