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    SubjectRe: Linux-2.4.1-pre11
    Andrew's latest ACPI fixes (acpica-linux-20000125 patched against
    2.4.0) compile fine here and don't hang on my Vaio after loading
    tables.

    That's a start. I'll play around some more.

    Jeff Garzik writes:
    > Linus Torvalds wrote:
    > > On Sun, 28 Jan 2001, Dieter Nützel wrote:
    > > > > I just uploaded it to kernel.org, and I expect that I'll do the final
    > > > > 2.4.1 tomorrow, before leaving for NY and LinuxWorld. Please test that the
    > > > > pre-kernel works for you..
    > > >
    > > > Hello Linus,
    > > >
    > > > can we please see Andrew's latest ACPI fixes ([Acpi] ACPI source release
    > > > updated: 1-25-2001) in 2.4.1 final?
    > >
    > > Does it fix stuff? Andrew?
    >
    > I'm running it here.. No problems yet on my Toshiba test laptop, which
    > is the same behavior (for me) on 2.4.0-pre10 vanilla.
    >
    > ACPI changelog, from
    > http://developer.intel.com/technology/IAPC/acpi/index.htm follows...
    >
    >
    > > Summary of changes for this label: 01_25_01
    > >
    > > Core ACPI CA Subsystem:
    > > Restructured the implementation of object store support within the
    > > interpreter. This includes support for the Store operator as well
    > > as any ASL operators that include a target operand.
    > >
    > > Partially implemented support for Implicit Result-to-Target conversion.
    > > This is when a result object is converted on the fly to the type of
    > > an existing target object. Completion of this support is pending
    > > further analysis of the ACPI specification concerning this matter.
    > >
    > > CPU-specific code has been removed from the subsystem (hardware directory).
    > >
    > > New Power Management Timer functions added
    > >
    > > Linux OS Services Layer (OSL):
    > > Moved system state transition code to the core, fixed it, and modified
    > > Linux OSL accordingly.
    > >
    > > Fixed C2 and C3 latency calculations.
    > >
    > > We no longer use the compilation date for the version message on
    > > initialization, but retrieve the version from AcpiGetSystemInfo().
    > >
    > > Incorporated for fix Sony VAIO machines.
    > >
    > > Documentation:
    > > The Programmer Reference has been updated and reformatted.
    > >
    > > ASL Compiler:
    > > Version X2013:
    > > Fixed a problem where the line numbering and error reporting could get out
    > > of sync in the presence of multiple include files.
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