Re: ACPI - console problems 2.4.4

From: Nick Papadonis (
Date: Fri May 25 2001 - 10:27:15 EST

Pavel Machek <> writes:

> Hi!
> > Is anyone having problems with ACPI causing console problems in kernel
> > 2.4.4 w/ Intel's patches? When watching my system boot over the
> > serial console, things work fine. When looking at my VAIO-FX140's
> > LCD, my console no longer updates after ACPI starts initializing _INI methods.
> >
> > I am able to login and shutdown without my LCD echoing back.
> >
> > Here is my output from the serial port:
> Is this vanilla 2.4.4? I somehow doubt that.
> Pavel
Yes it is, however with Intel's ACPI patches.

I suspect there is a problem with the VGA adapter + ACPI. I haven't
been able to use ACPI at all because of this.

Is there ANYONE out there that has a VAIO? It would be nice if
someone could reproduce this too.

- Nick

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