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Re: Plan for tomorrows (20080522) FESCO meeting



On Thu, 2008-05-22 at 07:53 -0800, Jeff Spaleta wrote:
> On Thu, May 22, 2008 at 6:42 AM, David Woodhouse <dwmw2 infradead org> wrote:
> > I assume Alex won't be including an interpreter for closed-source ACPI
> > bytecode in his kernel. So it's likely to have problems on a lot of i386
> > and x86_64 machines. Should be OK on PPC though :)
> 
> It would however be fascinating to see how many machines fall over and
> die in the attempt.  I like your action plan concerning the firmware
> conversion, but what the hell do i know.  If your plan ever makes it
> to an upstream technical discussion, I want to make sure I know about
> so I can read along.

http://lkml.org/lkml/2008/5/23/170

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dwmw2


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