New ACPI 2.19 drivers on eComStation betazone

March 28, 2007 by Mark Dodel

++ From the VOICE OS/2-eCS News Service ++

From: Mark Dodel

"ACPI (short for "Advanced Configuration and Power Interface") is a standard that defines power and configuration management interfaces between an operating system and Hardware. It is meant to supersede the older APM standard (for power management) and provide a generic interface for recognition and configuration of hardware devices."

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eComStation BetaZone: ( via logging in at ) 552 kb 27/03/2007 08:23 pm ACPI for eComStation.
Includes the latest Intel ACPI machine. 2.19
20070327 (2.19)

* fix PMTimer value for R3 program
* add Read/Write embedded controller from R3
* fix embedded controller which lost interrupt
* add /VBE for enable init video BIOS after S3
* add acpi handle validation
* add acpi buffer validation
* fix R3 ACPI CA functions
* migrated to new Intel source code
* add ext irq support to snooper
* snooper: fix for nvidia high irq 61 kb 27/03/2007 08:24 pm APM.ADD (Power
management for eComStation; Requries ACPI.PSD 2.19) 1.11
20070327 (1.11)
* none 15 kb 27/03/2007 08:24 pm ACPI snooper (IRQ
control, ACPI tables loading). 2.19