In message: <44371B4F.firstname.lastname@example.org>
Gaspar Chilingarov <email@example.com> writes:
: I'm really missing something why there are apm device creation and
: emulation in acpi_machdep.c? Is it to provide some apm-compatible way
: to view battery information or it's used (in some hidden way) for some
: other purposes elsewhere?
Former. It is just a compat interface for battery programs.