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    SubjectRe: Vaio doesn't poweroff with 2.4.22
    On Sun, 21 Sep 2003, Jos Hulzink wrote:
    > On Saturday 20 Sep 2003 15:17, Geert Uytterhoeven wrote:
    > > If I turn off CONFIG_X86_UP_APIC I get:
    > > | ACPI disabled because your bios is from 00 and too old
    > > | You can enable it with acpi=force
    > > | Sony Vaio laptop detected.
    > >
    > > and ACPI is disabled. Halt doesn't work.
    > >
    > > If I then pass `acpi=force' to explicitly enable ACPI, `halt' works again
    > > and powers off the machine, but `reboot' causes a black screen with IDE
    > > disk spun down, but no restart.
    > >
    > > Gr{oetje,eeting}s,
    >
    > My PIII 650 with 2000 BIOS boots linux with acpi disabled for the same reason,
    > unless force ACPI support. It reboots fine with ACPI forced. The ACPI support
    > of this Intel BX mobo is good, so this is a false negative IMHO. (I wonder if
    > the check is correct, shouldn't it say 2000 instead of 00 ?)

    If year < 90 it adds 2000 so that's OK. But the code needs ACPI from 2001 or
    more recent, so my BIOS from 2000 fails...

    Gr{oetje,eeting}s,

    Geert

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