Package kernel-modules-bbswitch-std-def

Source package: kernel-modules-bbswitch-std-def
Version: 0.8-alt1.263378.0.M80C.1
Build time:  Jan 16, 2020, 03:09 PM
 in the task #244309
Category: System/Kernel and hardware
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License:  GPL
Summary:  bbswitch module
Description: 
bbswitch is a kernel module which automatically detects the required
ACPI calls for two kinds of Optimus laptops. It has been verified to
work with "real" Optimus and "legacy" Optimus laptops (at least, that is
how I call them). The machines on which these tests has performed are:

- Clevo B7130 - GT 425M ("real" Optimus, Lekensteyns laptop)
- Dell Vostro 3500 - GT 310M ("legacy" Optimus, Samsagax' laptop)

(note: there is no need to add more supported laptops here as the universal
calls should work for every laptop model supporting either Optimus calls)

It's preferred over manually hacking with the acpi_call module because it can
detect the correct handle preceding _DSM and has some built-in safeguards.
List of rpms provided by this srpm: 
kernel-modules-bbswitch-std-def (x86_64, i586)
    1. perl
    2. kernel-headers-modules-std-def = 2:4.4.210-alt0.M80C.1
    3. rpm >= 4.0.2-75
    4. rpm-build-kernel
    5. kernel-source-bbswitch = 0.8
Last changes:
Jan. 15, 2020 Anton V. Boyarshinov 0.8-alt1.263378.0.M80C.1
- Build for kernel-image-std-def-4.4.210-alt0.M80C.1.
Dec. 23, 2013 Anton V. Boyarshinov 0.7-alt1
- 0.8
July 10, 2013 Anton V. Boyarshinov 0.7-alt1
- 0.7

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