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Re: New toshutils package

On Tue, May 31, 2005 at 10:19:20PM +0200, Frans Pop wrote:
> On Tuesday 31 May 2005 19:26, Roberto C. Sanchez wrote:
> > If you have the toshiba_acpi driver [0] loaded into your kernel or
> > compiled in (note that it is already included in recent 2.4 and 2.6
> > kernels), then newer versions of toshset should work.
> > [0] http://memebeam.org/toys/ExperimentalToshibaAcpiDriver
> I do have the standard toshiba_acpi loaded, but don't have a /proc/toshiba 
> or /dev/toshiba. Seems like this required "experimental" addition is not 
> in the standard kernels (at least not Debian's 2.6.8, and looking at 
> Linus' kernel tree not there either), but still needs to be patched 
> separately.

That is odd.

$ apt-cache policy kernel-source-2.6.8
  Instalados: 2.6.8-15

$ find /usr/src/kernel-source-2.6.8/ -name toshiba_acpi.c

$ grep ACPI_TOSHIBA /boot/config-2.6.8-mayaguez-15.6

I am using only a Debian provided kernel-source package from Sarge.
I compile own, though.  Are you using a kernel-image directly from


Roberto C. Sanchez

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