On Wed, Jul 12, 2006 at 10:24:14AM -0400, Prarit Bhargava wrote:
*Please apply ASAP. ia64 headless installs are broken.*
This patch sets CONFIG_PNPACPI=y to fix booting on serial console on
ia64. This is a new requirement in 2.6.17; 8250_acpi went away since
the acpi components were all added to PNP, thus allowing 8250_pnp to
take over that functionality.