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SubjectRe: [PATCH 2/2] toshiba-acpi: Support TOS1900-type devices
Hi there,

On Wed, Apr 1, 2009 at 2:47 PM, Matthew Garrett <> wrote:
> Despite toshiba_acpi exporting TOS1900 as a modalias, it doesn't appear to
> support these machines. They have their HCI method implemented in a
> different but compatible manner and so need a different method address.

Indeed, my Satellite X205-9800 uses that method, however, it only provides
HCI call 0x001E (Hotkey Events) and no System Event FIFO (0x0016),
instead, hotkeys are entered on a variable called TOHK (TOshiba HotKeys?).
Located in my model in


and it appears that it can be _polled_ tru' method INFO
perhaps a small change in the polling to reflect to that method for
TOS1900 devices would be necessary.

On my model the complete call would be:


Is it different from \\_SB_.VALZ.SPFC or it simply doesn't matter?


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