APM in 2.4.18

Stephen Rothwell sfr at canb.auug.org.au
Wed May 1 11:54:27 EST 2002

Hi Michael,

On Wed, 1 May 2002 10:47:27 +1000 Michael Still <mikal at stillhq.com> wrote:
> I am in the process of upgrading the kernel on my laptop. One of the
> motivations for this is the hope of better APM support. I have
> configured and compiled the kernel and it all works fine.
> Except, when I type apm at a command prompt, I get the message "APM: No
> support in kernel"
> I've seen stuff on the web saying this can happen if you have ACPI
> enabled, but I just checked that and I don't... I definitely have APM
> enabled.
> Does anyone have any hints?

Reboot with "apm=debug" on the kernel command line and send us your boot
messages and a description of your laptop (make, model etc).

Stephen Rothwell                    sfr at canb.auug.org.au

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