Re: VIA ACPI power management controller
From: John Baldwin (jhb_at_FreeBSD.org)
Date: Fri, 06 Jun 2003 12:34:03 -0400 (EDT) To: Alexander Leidinger <Alexander@Leidinger.net>
On 05-Jun-2003 Alexander Leidinger wrote:
> On Thu, 05 Jun 2003 11:33:13 -0400 (EDT)
> John Baldwin <jhb@FreeBSD.org> wrote:
>> On 05-Jun-2003 Alexander Leidinger wrote:
>> > Hi,
>> > is there a way to teach our ACPI implementation about
>> > none0@pci0:7:4: class=0x068000 card=0x00000000 chip=0x30571106 rev=0x40 hdr=0x00
>> > vendor = 'VIA Technologies Inc'
>> > device = 'VT82C686A/B ACPI Power Management Controller'
>> > class = bridge
>> > subclass = PCI-unknown
>> It doesn't really need to know about it. Perhaps acpi should include
>> a dummy driver similar to the 'hostb' driver to "eat" such devices.
> Does this mean it should already display some thermal information, or
> does this mean it just needs to "eat" this device to be able to display
> the thermal information (I assume the information available via (x)mbmon
> should also be available via ACPI...)?
If your ACPI support includes a thermal zone it will show up in the
sysctl. The only reason to "eat" this device is to keep people from
asking why it is there. :)
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