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Introduce WMI support for libsmbios #26

merged 1 commit into from Nov 21, 2017


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superm1 commented Nov 16, 2017

Kernel 4.15 will be merging a new kernel module dell-smbios-wmi that adds support to do SMI requests over an ACPI-WMI interrface from userspace.

It replaces the dcdbas interface currently in use by libsmbios. Ideally libsmbios should support both, but prefer to use the WMI interface.

More information about the WMI module is available in this commit:

@prabhakarpujeri prabhakarpujeri merged commit 4fec2ad into master Nov 21, 2017

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