[PATCH] fix for acpi-addon if use/compile with acpid
hughsient at gmail.com
Wed Oct 19 02:17:56 PDT 2005
On Wed, 2005-10-19 at 00:15 +0200, Danny Kukawka wrote:
> this path fix a problem if you compiled the acpi addon (hald-addon-acpi)
> for/with acpid support. This patch should prevent that the addon exit, if the
> acpid is not running on startup of HAL. Without the patch you need to restart
> hald if the acpid is started later.
I thought Ryan fixed this with the "reconnecting" stuff... I've cc'd him
as i don't think he's on hal-devel list.
> With this patch I also changed the position of the defines for acpid and
> kernel proc event source to remove unneeded function call. Also added a debug
> message, if the addon lost the connection to the acpi proc interface.
I get this sometimes, and then subsequently loose all acpid events (as
I'm not running acpid). Is it worth trying to reconnect to the proc
event source or is this a kernel bug somewhere?
> Please review.
I'll give it a go tonight,
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