Bug 439020 - ACPI problem
ACPI problem
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Reported: 2008-03-26 11:52 EDT by jim tate
Modified: 2009-07-14 11:43 EDT (History)
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Description jim tate 2008-03-26 11:52:50 EDT
Fedora 9 Beta Live KDE.
When Booting a Everex Cloudbook laptop , I get the Error message;

ACPI: EC: Lookup EC on DSDT

This Laptop boots fine in Fedora 8 i386, with no errors
If I feed a acpi=off to the kernel boot line it will attempt boot until it runs
into another problem, can't find PS/2 mouse, this laptop has no PS/2 controller,
mouse has to connected into a USB port. But I will file a different bug report
on that.In Fedora 8 all this works okay.
Comment 1 jim tate 2008-03-27 15:31:18 EDT
After researching this problem, "ACPI: EC: Lookup EC on DSDT", there is the 
possbility  that the Audio Device VIA Technologies, Via High Definition Audio
Controller using the  snd-hda-intel driver could be the problem in this Laptop.
This sound adapter has not worked in any of the previous kernels, the word is
out that the kernel-2.6.25 is the kernel that is supposed to have a driver that
will make the sound work on this controller
Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 02:53:07 EDT
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
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Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2009-06-09 19:52:23 EDT
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Comment 4 Bug Zapper 2009-07-14 11:43:08 EDT
Fedora 9 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2009-07-10. Fedora 9 is 
no longer maintained, which means that it will not receive any further 
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