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ACPI 3.11

October 02, 2008 by Eugene Gorbunoff

Why to use ACPI for eComStation? You should install ACPI for eComStation to:

Common (Notebooks, servers, barebones):
* to initialize PC (the devices are not initialized on boot without ACPI),
* to use multi-core CPU (Core Duo, AMD X2). Especially, if you want run computer in APIC mode,
* device drivers for eComStation depend on ACPI,
* ACPI provides information about the computer to drivers, applications and system information utilities.

Notebook, barebone:
* to control power management (suspend/resume/poweroff)
* to reduce power consumption

For developer:
* The main purpose of the driver is to provide ACPI interface to applied developers.

ACPI 3.11 is released, download new version from BETAZONE --
please pay attention to node resources:

A) Check your system (utilacpi-test.cmd) if PC doesn't boot with ACPI driver.

B) Listings of tested hardware:
* Motherboards --§ion=mb
* Notebooks, servers, barebones --§ion=brand
* Short list --
* ACPI compatibility matrix --

C) Discussing How to boot eComStation on PC with AMD-chipset if ACPI is enabled
(the behavior of PC changes, eComStation is not ready for this behavior), forum --

D) Team of ACPI developers --

E) Bug-tracker, The rules changed:
ACPI tracker -- - > [New ticket]
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