Re: ACPI lockup on boot in 2.4.0

Jeff Garzik (
Thu, 11 Jan 2001 10:05:01 -0500

Nathan Thompson wrote:
> On Thu, Jan 11, 2001 at 10:51:59PM +1100, Robert Lowery wrote:
> > I compiled it with ACPI compiled as a module and APM not compiled in at all, but on booting I get the following.
> > ACPI: System description tables found
> > ACPI: System description tables loaded
> >
> > and then the system locks up..
> I have a Sony Vaio PCG-F350 that behaves the same way. I compiled in
> ACPI (not a module) and never got further than this. When I enabled APM
> and disabled ACPI everything started to work.

To get a more verbose failure scenario, grab the ACPI debug version from


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