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    SubjectRe: [PATCH} SMBIOS support
    Alan Cox wrote:

    >>The following patch adds support for reading the SMBIOS table (which
    >>contains system management information). It's required for IPMI and has
    >>useful information in it. But anyway, since I did the work, I thought I
    >>would post this.
    >>
    >
    >We already have DMI table parsing code in 2.4 and 2.5. Its been there for
    >a very long time. Please use that instead
    >
    >
    >Alan
    >
    Ah, now I see. All the documentation I had referenced SMBIOS and didn't
    say much about DMI, so I searched around everywhere for SMBIOS, not for DMI.

    Thanks,

    -Corey

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