Re: [ACPI] RE: [BK PATCH] ACPI updates

From: Matthew Wilcox (
Date: Mon Dec 09 2002 - 14:12:52 EST

On Mon, Dec 09, 2002 at 02:09:04PM -0200, Marcelo Tosatti wrote:
> Which machines do not work without the new ACPI code?

hp's zx1-based ia64 machines (my personal interest..) and i thought some
laptops required updated ACPI to boot. also, aren't there some SMP x86
boxes with buggy bios tables that won't boot without ACPI?

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