Archive for January, 2008

acer_acpi – Latest news

I’ve been rather quiet lately, so time for the latest news: 1) The input part of acer_acpi (the keyboard quirks) has been accepted by Dmitry Torokhov (the input subsystem maintainer) into his tree. This will be going into 2.6.25 – this means that if you have one of the laptops that requires the old acerhk […]

Posted on January 29, 2008 at 3:28 pm by Carlos Corbacho · Permalink · 5 Comments
In: acer_acpi, Linux

AMW0 and hardware detection

After re-reading an old readme & history file bundled with a different release of Launch manager (the one available for the Aspire 1690 – same version as the 5020 version, but this EXL806WW.BLD.txt file is missing from the 5020 release), I finally figured out that: 1) It is actually possible to auto detect hardware on […]

Posted on January 7, 2008 at 11:05 pm by Carlos Corbacho · Permalink · Leave a comment
In: acer_acpi, Linux, wmi