Re: BUG : ACPI boot lockup

From: Rajesh Shah
Date: Tue Nov 22 2005 - 21:12:17 EST

On Tue, Nov 22, 2005 at 06:06:09PM -0800, Jean Tourrilhes wrote:
> This patch does not look right to me, but I must admit I have
> no clue about what the code is doing. Can you confirm you want me to
> try this ?
Yes, please try this since this is known to fix at least a couple
of other machines (see

The original acpi code ignored errors related to matching an
acpi device to an acpi driver. I changed that behavior to flag
an error, and this was wrong. An acpi device listed in the
namespace should not be required to have a driver for it to
be added to the acpi list.

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