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[Bug 560464] Re: "acer-wmi: Unable to detect available WMID devices" on boot


[Expired for linux (Ubuntu) because there has been no activity for 60

** Changed in: linux (Ubuntu)
       Status: Incomplete => Expired

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  "acer-wmi: Unable to detect available WMID devices" on boot

Status in “linux” package in Ubuntu:

Bug description:
  Binary package hint: plymouth

  1) Ubuntu lucid (development branch) 10.04
  2) plymouth:
    Installed: 0.8.1-4ubuntu1
    Candidate: 0.8.1-4ubuntu1
    Version table:
   *** 0.8.1-4ubuntu1 0
          500 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ lucid/main Packages
          100 /var/lib/dpkg/status
  3) My Acer AOD250 to boot without error warnings.
  4) During the boot the screen flickers to black and pops up "acer-wmi: Unable to detect available WMID devices" as confirmed in the dmesg log. Happens on both Lucid upgrade & on liveUSB boot, but not in Karmic.

  ProblemType: Bug
  DistroRelease: Ubuntu 10.04
  Package: plymouth 0.8.1-4ubuntu1
  ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.32-19.28-generic
  Uname: Linux 2.6.32-19-generic i686
  Architecture: i386
  CheckboxSubmission: 2b6c3b3ed5a39e3bddf9ba495e06c5d9
  CheckboxSystem: ed86e29ffba809c116a39e33fa9fc45c
  Date: Sun Apr 11 00:11:10 2010
  InstallationMedia: Ubuntu-Netbook-Remix 9.10 "Karmic Koala" - Release i386 (20091028.4)

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