Liam J. Foy
liamfoy at sepulcrum.org
Wed Jun 16 20:58:00 GMT 2004
On Wed, 16 Jun 2004 14:52:57 -0600 (MDT)
"M. Warner Losh" <imp at bsdimp.com> wrote:
> In message: <20040616213946.6f7def3d.liamfoy at sepulcrum.org>
> Liam Foy <liamfoy at sepulcrum.org> writes:
> : > +#define APM_UNKNOWN 0xff /* Unknown in APM BIOS spec */
> : Do you not mean 0xffffffff ?
> No. 0xff is the right number here. The problem is that there's a
> number of different flag values, some which come directly from the APM
> BIOS, and others that are generated by the drivers.
Seems am confused. If they are returning 0xffffffff why are we testing for
> : I agree with the ai_infoversion change above, and from your other
> : mail about changing the number of batteries from 0 to -1. Has nate
> : gave any feedback ?
> Not yet. He's recovering from a massive disk crash right now.
That explains it ;) although he is some what alive.
> : I have also made some recent changes which have been commited which
> : have changed the structure of the apm code. I am willing to change
> : the code from >= 255 to == APM_UNKNOWN if it is decided this is what
> : the correct way and it is agreeded upon.
> I have the changes in my tree, and will work with Nate to get the
> right stuff committed. At the very least the 255's should be changed
> to a meaningful constant.
Right, keep me informed.
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