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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 2/2] ACPI: add DMI info to enable OSI(Linux) on PRIMEQUEST
    On Tue, 27 May 2008 16:41:59 -0700
    "Tony Luck" <> wrote:

    > I'm not sure that sharing drivers/acpi/blacklist.c between different
    > architectures is wise idea. There are entries in there that make
    > blanket decisions for all machines made by an OEM.
    > It seems quite possible that an OEM that makes boxes using
    > different processor architectures might make different mistakes
    > in the respective BIOS teams.

    So... what's the fix? We don't appear to have a blacklisting table
    under arch/ia64. Should `#ifdef CONFIG_IA64' be added to
    drivers/acpi/blacklist.c entries?

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