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Bug#568126: lm-sensors: Resource conflicts policy in kernel has changed

On Sun, Jan 16, 2011 at 01:22:49AM +0100, Martin Eberhard Schauer wrote:

> >>5.1.5. Change in kernel policy regarding resource conflicts
> >>
> >>The default setting for the acpi_enforce_resources parameter in
> >>the new Linux kernel version has changed to be "strict" by
> >>default. This can lead some legacy sensor drivers to be denied
> >>access the sensors hardware. This can be workarounded by setting
> >>this parameter to "lax", e.g. by appending
> >>"acpi_enforce_resources=lax" to the kernel boot line.
> >>---------%<---------------------
> I (native German) suggest

> "A workaround is appending "acpi_enforce_resources=lax" to the kernel boot
> line." as last sentence.

Better: "One workaround is to append [...]"
Or: "This can be worked around by appending [...]"

('workarounded' is not a word :)

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