[tlinux-users 00217] Re: Toshiba Satellite U400-138 and ACPI issues
yak at gmx.co.uk
Sat Oct 11 04:40:59 JST 2008
I'm not nearly as skilled in hardware issues as you but this seems to be
interesting. So do you mean that I could somehow "sniff" what calls are being
issued so that the LEDs light up?
Could you please provide more info on the program you're using or any links?
> When I where a lad...
> This stuff is trivial to reverse engineer. You hook the TVAP or TVALD
> under Windows prod the laptop and watch the HCI calls. I have a program
> that does it all. The heavy lifting was all done over a decade ago. Then
> re-implement using the toshiba/toshiba_apci /dev/toshiba interface or
> the equivalent omnibook interface.
> There probably should be a generic SMBIOS interface, in Linux, as this
> what it all is (the System Management Mode of the processor).
> Jonathan A. Buzzard Email: jonathan (at) buzzard.me.uk
> Fife, United Kingdom.
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