[Pkg-acpi-devel] Bug#521280: Bug#521280: doesn't seem to affect thinkpad-acpi only

Michael Meskes meskes at debian.org
Mon Nov 9 08:56:03 UTC 2009


> another thing that needs to be done is to start acpid with the `-n'
> option.

Why? Please note that teh netlink interface is always used as a fallbac if the
proc interface is not available. The "-n" option essantially is not a "use
netlink" option but a "do not use /proc" option.

> Attached is a patch for the acpid source package that adds the
> necessary definitions to input_layer.c and sets the `-n' option in

Thanks for the patch.


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