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    SubjectRe: Buggy DSDTs policy ?

    On Fri, 22 Oct 2004 14:23:27 +0200
    Olivier Galibert <> wrote:

    > What is the policy w.r.t broken DSDTs and the ACPI subsystem?
    > Specifically, which of these two options is right:
    > 1- Provide a non-buggy DSDT to the kernel
    > 2- Make the ACPI subsystem tolerant of the bugs
    > The option 3, have all biosen over the world fixed is a nice fantasy,
    > but nothing else.
    > If 1, we need to put a mechanism for that in the official kernel.

    CONFIG_ACPI_CUSTOM_DSDT is included in 2.6.9

    > If 2, I'll start working on patches to make the laptop I play with
    > work as-is.
    > So, which it is?

    Onur Kucuk Knowledge speaks,
    <> but wisdom listens

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