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SubjectRe: APM working on SMP machines?
On Saturday 09 August 2003 11:05, Michal Semler wrote:

Hi Michal,

> I would like to know when will work APM on SMP machines?
> I use Dell workstation 400 with 2 P2 CPUs.
> When I remove one CPU APM works, when I have 2 in case APM
> doesn't work
> I can't use ACPI, because this machine doesn't support it.
> apm: BIOS version 1.2 Flags 0x03 (Driver version 1.16)
> apm: disabled - APM is not SMP safe.
> Thanks for fixing and reply - it's very uncomfortable
> switch off computer manually :(

root@codeman:[/] # modinfo -p apm
smp int, description "Set this to enable APM use on an SMP platform. Use with
caution on older systems"

Did you try this? (2.4.21 and above)

ciao, Marc

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