DSDT override support

Matthew Garrett mjg59 at srcf.ucam.org
Tue Aug 11 12:48:06 UTC 2009

On Mon, Aug 10, 2009 at 05:22:35PM -0400, Shawn Rogers wrote:
> https://wiki.edubuntu.org/LaptopTestingTeam/HPdv5z Can this be fixed 
> without a custom dsdt?

Yes. Linux no longer responds to _OSI("Linux") queries.

> It will not wake from sleep/hibernate because of an intentional error 
> in the _WAK section of my dsdt.

Got a bug report?

This is why the patch was removed. It's unhelpful for Linux to be 
anything other than completely compatible with the Microsoft 
implementation, so if people are using their own DSDTs we're less likely 
to get the actual bugs fixed.

Matthew Garrett | mjg59 at srcf.ucam.org

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