[LinuxBIOS] GA-M57SLI-S4 and ACPI
Andreas B. Mundt
andi.mundt at web.de
Sat Aug 18 18:25:06 CEST 2007
it has been pointed out on the list, that an implementation of ACPI for the
GA-M57SLI-S4 needs to be done in a "cleanroom" to avoid legal issues.
Is it possible to move the ACPI functionality from the BIOS to the linux
kernel? By extracting the DSDT from the vendor BIOS and preparing a kernel
the user could run linuxbios but the vendor's DSDT as a workaround for the
What modifications are necessary in linuxbios to allow for this?
Or do the same legal issues aply?
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