Re: [PATCH 0/5] WMI patches for acpi-test (v2)

From: Len Brown <>
Date: 2008-02-06 08:03:30
On Monday 04 February 2008 21:16, Carlos Corbacho wrote:

> 2) Do you know of any IA64 systems using ACPI-WMI? At the moment, WMI will work
> on x86 and hopefully IA64, but if it turns out that no vendor has or ever will
> implement ACPI-WMI on IA64, then we could safely drop it there.

I recommend skipping WMI on IA64 unless/until a real need to support it emerges.
There are no WMI extensions on the Intel Tiger or Hitachi Fusion IA64 boxes I have access to.


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