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Re: [PATCH] thinkpad-acpi: recognize Lenovo as version string in newer V-series BIOS



On Fri, 09 Mar 2012, Manoj Iyer wrote:
> The newer V series bios reports product version as 'Lenovo'
> instead of 'ThinkPad'. Recoginze this new string so that
> the module can load.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Manoj Iyer <manoj.iyer@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> ---
>  drivers/platform/x86/thinkpad_acpi.c |    2 +-
>  1 files changed, 1 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)
> 
> diff --git a/drivers/platform/x86/thinkpad_acpi.c b/drivers/platform/x86/thinkpad_acpi.c
> index ea0c607..d68c000 100644
> --- a/drivers/platform/x86/thinkpad_acpi.c
> +++ b/drivers/platform/x86/thinkpad_acpi.c
> @@ -8658,7 +8658,7 @@ static int __must_check __init get_thinkpad_model_data(
>  	}
>  
>  	s = dmi_get_system_info(DMI_PRODUCT_VERSION);
> -	if (s && !strnicmp(s, "ThinkPad", 8)) {
> +	if (s && !(strnicmp(s, "ThinkPad", 8) && strnicmp(s, "Lenovo", 6))) {
>  		tp->model_str = kstrdup(s, GFP_KERNEL);
>  		if (!tp->model_str)
>  			return -ENOMEM;

So far so good, but what driver functionality works well in these new
lenovo boxes?

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