On Sat, 3 Mar 2001, Philipp Rumpf wrote:
> > Well, from reading the source, I don't see how this can break APM... What am I
> > missing?
> apm_bios_call must not be called with two identical pointers for
> two different registers.
OK, my bad... By replacing the call I made with this:
u32 dummy, a, b, c, d;
if (apm_bios_call(APM_FUNC_IDLE, 0, 0, &dummy, &a, &b, &c, &d))
then the situation is back to "normal"...
Just one more thing though: in apm_bios_call_simple():
int cx, dx, si;
Aren't cx, dx and si really meant to be u32?
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