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SubjectRe: [patch] IBM HDAPS accelerometer driver.
On Gwe, 2005-08-26 at 13:33 -0400, Brian Gerst wrote:
> Is there any way to detect that this device is present (PCI, ACPI, etc.)
> without poking at ports?

DMI or probably IBM ssid values. Presumably IBM have somewhere they look
for this information ?

Making the driver only load on a DMI match or with an option "force=1"
which tells people to submit the DMI data would rapidly fill a table if
IBM can't answer the general question.

At the very least it should check for an ibm laptop first.

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