linux-kernel.vger.kernel.org archive mirror
 help / color / mirror / Atom feed
From: Andrew Morton <akpm@osdl.org>
To: Tomasz Torcz <zdzichu@irc.pl>
Cc: linux-kernel@vger.redhat.com
Subject: Re: 2.6.0-test4 - lost ACPI
Date: Sat, 23 Aug 2003 14:55:45 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20030823145545.2b7d6ec9.akpm@osdl.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20030823105243.GA1245@irc.pl>

Tomasz Torcz <zdzichu@irc.pl> wrote:
>
> I am using ACPI for few years now. As far as I can see, on my
>  machine it is only usfeul for binding events to Power button (like
>  running fbdump) and for powering off. I'm also experimenting
>  with swsusp, which I run by /proc/acpi/sleep.
> 
>  2.6.0-test4 has a surprise for me:

me too.

>  ACPI disabled because your bios is from 00 and too old
>  ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

One of my trusty-but-old testboxes does exactly the same thing.  It's just
the ACPI guys running away from broken BIOSes I think ;)

Add "acpi=force" to your kernel boot command line and everything should work
as before.


  reply	other threads:[~2003-08-23 21:54 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 10+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2003-08-23 10:52 Tomasz Torcz
2003-08-23 21:55 ` Andrew Morton [this message]
2003-08-23 22:04   ` Tomasz Torcz
2003-08-23 22:24     ` Andrew Morton
2003-08-24 21:27     ` Wes Janzen
2003-08-23 16:47 Brown, Len
2003-08-23 16:59 ` Tomasz Torcz
2003-08-23 20:58 Brown, Len
2003-08-23 22:31 Brown, Len
2003-08-24  2:07 Felipe Alfaro Solana

Reply instructions:

You may reply publicly to this message via plain-text email
using any one of the following methods:

* Save the following mbox file, import it into your mail client,
  and reply-to-all from there: mbox

  Avoid top-posting and favor interleaved quoting:
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Posting_style#Interleaved_style

* Reply using the --to, --cc, and --in-reply-to
  switches of git-send-email(1):

  git send-email \
    --in-reply-to=20030823145545.2b7d6ec9.akpm@osdl.org \
    --to=akpm@osdl.org \
    --cc=linux-kernel@vger.redhat.com \
    --cc=zdzichu@irc.pl \
    --subject='Re: 2.6.0-test4 - lost ACPI' \
    /path/to/YOUR_REPLY

  https://kernel.org/pub/software/scm/git/docs/git-send-email.html

* If your mail client supports setting the In-Reply-To header
  via mailto: links, try the mailto: link

This is a public inbox, see mirroring instructions
for how to clone and mirror all data and code used for this inbox;
as well as URLs for NNTP newsgroup(s).