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Bug#625507: acer-wmi developer says the module doesn't do anything on the aspire one

On Wed, 2011-05-04 at 02:38 +0100, Ben Hutchings wrote:
> No, it says that it *is* blacklisted - which is true for some specific
> Aspire One models.  

I seems like most (if not all) distributions are treating it more like a

> However, the code also has specific support for many
> other Aspire One models.

In http://code.google.com/p/aceracpi/wiki/SupportedHardware in the
Unsupported Acer Aspire section

"One series - But the WMI implementation on this laptop doesn't actually
do anything"

I don't see how both statements can be true simultaneously.  Because it
quite literally doesn't do anything--straight from the words of the
developer himself--and ends up breaking wireless, it makes sense to
blacklist it on all Aspire One models.

Zack Buhman

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