Re: PnP BIOS + 2.4.9-ac16 = no boot

Thomas Hood (
Fri, 28 Sep 2001 10:58:35 -0400

I said:
> In addition to applying the patch I just sent
> (thood-pnpbiosvaio-patch-20010928-3), you will have
> to move the definition of is_sony_vaio_laptop outside
> the #ifdefs in arch/i386/kernel/dmi_scan.c and i386_ksyms.c

... along with the functions that initialize it. The easiest
thing to do is remove the #ifdef's and #endif's around the
sony_vaio_laptop stuff in those two files. Is that the
ultimately correct thing to do?

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