IBM Thinkpad T41p ACPI trouble.
phk at phk.freebsd.dk
Mon Jul 12 14:13:32 PDT 2004
In message <40F29771.1000404 at root.org>, Nate Lawson writes:
>Poul-Henning Kamp wrote:
>> In message <40F258AF.3020609 at root.org>, Nate Lawson writes:
>>>Poul-Henning Kamp wrote:
>>>>I bought a Thinkpad T41p some weeks back, and to my delight ACPI
>>>>worked flawlessly. I could adjust the backlight, turn the little
>>>>white "head light" led on and off, suspend etc.
>>>>Touching the "Fn" key and any other key is pure death, but touching
>>>>the Fn key alone gives me a NUL-char.
>>>>Tonight I went timetravelling with my kernel and get as far back as
>>>>first of may, but all along the same instant death if ACPI was provoked.
>>>As you cvs updated back in time, did you update your kernel or just the
>> Anyway, it seems that if the CD/RW drive is in, the machine works
>> great, if not it is toast. No clue to why yet.
>Are you sure the machine is hanging and not panicing?
I've done this in single-user and the machine is just dead, it doesn't
react to wireless, ethernet, keyboard or anything else.
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