How can I fix these problems of the asl of my computer?
jkim at FreeBSD.org
Wed Feb 15 15:20:07 PST 2006
On Wednesday 15 February 2006 06:06 pm, Moore, Robert wrote:
> I had a sneaking suspicion that MS might be involved in this.
> I can add these to the compiler's reserved list to eliminate future
> BTW, I meant that most everyone goes nearly blind attempting to
> read the ACPI spec.
Yes, I think I am going to be the next victim. ;-)
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Jung-uk Kim [mailto:jkim at FreeBSD.org]
> > Sent: Wednesday, February 15, 2006 2:58 PM
> > To: freebsd-acpi at FreeBSD.org
> > Cc: Moore, Robert; huangxiangkui at gmail.com
> > Subject: Re: How can I fix these problems of the asl of my
> > computer?
> > On Wednesday 15 February 2006 05:39 pm, Moore, Robert wrote:
> > > ze2205au.asl 4138: Name (_WDG, Buffer (0x50)
> > > Warning 2033 - Unknown reserved name ^ (_WDG)
> > >
> > > ze2205au.asl 4699: Method (_WED, 1, NotSerialized)
> > > Warning 2033 - Unknown reserved name ^ (_WED)
> > This is a very common problem with all recent HP/Compaq laptops:
> > http://gentoo-wiki.com/Talk:HOWTO_Fix_Common_ACPI_Problems
> > > 2) Ignore the warnings. Your BIOS writers did not read the ACPI
> > > spec or became blind sometime in the middle of it, highly
> > > probable.
> > >
> > > :-)
> > No, they are not blind. They just work for the dark side. ;-)
> > Both _WDG and _WED are Microsoft extensions:
> > http://www.microsoft.com/whdc/system/pnppwr/wmi/wmi-acpi.mspx
> > Jung-uk Kim
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