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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] x86 ACPI: Blacklist two HP machines with buggy BIOSes (Re: 2.6.27-rc8+ - first impressions)
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    On Mon, 2008-10-06 at 22:59 +0200, Andi Kleen wrote:

    > The real reason is actually a workaround in the BIOS for problems
    > in the older Linux code that caused duplicated timer interrupts.

    That really made me blink - so instead of fixing Linux they fudged their
    BIOS?

    *utter amazement*



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