[Maverick] [PATCH 0/2] Build in the intel_idle driver

Tim Gardner tim.gardner at canonical.com
Mon Aug 23 22:55:54 UTC 2010


On 08/23/2010 04:36 PM, leann.ogasawara at canonical.com wrote:
> It's been requested that we enable the intel_idle driver.  This allows
> Intel hardware to be more robust against ACPI BIOS bugs and shorcomings
> of the ACPI implementation itself.  We actually already have this driver
> enabled as a module.  However, a recent upstream commit disables module
> support as it can lose an init race with ACPI rendering the driver
> useless.
>
> The following set of patches cherry-picks the upstream commit to disable
> module support and then updates our Ubuntu configs to build in the
> intel_idle driver.  I'm proposing this for Maverick inclusion.
>
> Thanks,
> Leann
>
> Leann Ogasawara (1):
>    UBUNTU: [Config] Build in intel_idle
>
> Len Brown (1):
>    intel_idle: disable module support
>
>   debian.master/config/config.common.ubuntu |    2 +-
>   drivers/idle/Kconfig                      |    2 +-
>   2 files changed, 2 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)
>
>

Ack, but I think you should squash 'em into one patch.

Acked-by: Tim Gardner <tim.gardner at canonical.com>

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