Commit b2ca5dae authored by Colin Ian King's avatar Colin Ian King Committed by Rafael J. Wysocki
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ACPI: Add acpi_force_32bit_fadt_addr option to force 32 bit FADT addresses

Some HP laptops seem to have invalid 64 bit FADT X_PM* addresses
which are causing various boot issues.  In these cases, it would
be useful to force ACPI to use the valid legacy 32 bit equivalent
PM addresses.  Add a acpi_force_32bit_fadt_addr to set the ACPICA
acpi_gbl_use32_bit_fadt_addresses to TRUE to force this override.

Link: https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1529381

Signed-off-by: default avatarColin Ian King <colin.king@canonical.com>
Signed-off-by: default avatarRafael J. Wysocki <rafael.j.wysocki@intel.com>
parent 75829dcf
......@@ -193,6 +193,12 @@ bytes respectively. Such letter suffixes can also be entirely omitted.
(e.g. thinkpad_acpi, sony_acpi, etc.) instead
of the ACPI video.ko driver.
acpi_force_32bit_fadt_addr
force FADT to use 32 bit addresses rather than the
64 bit X_* addresses. Some firmware have broken 64
bit addresses for force ACPI ignore these and use
the older legacy 32 bit addresses.
acpica_no_return_repair [HW, ACPI]
Disable AML predefined validation mechanism
This mechanism can repair the evaluation result to make
......
......@@ -484,3 +484,13 @@ static int __init acpi_force_table_verification_setup(char *s)
}
early_param("acpi_force_table_verification", acpi_force_table_verification_setup);
static int __init acpi_force_32bit_fadt_addr(char *s)
{
pr_info("Forcing 32 Bit FADT addresses\n");
acpi_gbl_use32_bit_fadt_addresses = TRUE;
return 0;
}
early_param("acpi_force_32bit_fadt_addr", acpi_force_32bit_fadt_addr);
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