From: Andrew Morton <akpm@li...> - 2009-04-30 20:29:17
On Thu, 23 Apr 2009 15:56:24 -0400 (EDT)
Len Brown <lenb@...> wrote:
> Len Brown, Intel Open Source Technology Center
> On Wed, 15 Apr 2009, Matthew Garrett wrote:
> > How about we just replace these with the following?
> > diff --git a/drivers/gpu/drm/Kconfig b/drivers/gpu/drm/Kconfig
> > index 3a22eb9..cf7e7c2 100644
> > --- a/drivers/gpu/drm/Kconfig
> > +++ b/drivers/gpu/drm/Kconfig
> > @@ -71,6 +71,7 @@ config DRM_I915
> > select FB_CFB_COPYAREA
> > select FB_CFB_IMAGEBLIT
> > select FB
> > + select ACPI_VIDEO if ACPI
> > tristate "i915 driver"
> > help
> > Choose this option if you have a system that has Intel 830M, 845G,
You applied this a week ago, but it isn't in mainline or linux-next.
We La described it as fixing a regression and David John said
: Can you forward this patch to Linus? This regression breaks quite a
: few configs where ACPI Video is compiled as a module and i915 is built
: in. This should have been in stable, but I guess it's too late now.