Originally Posted by zbiggy
There is easier patch (for kernel's utmisc.c) which also fixes this. However I think asus _should_ fix buggy bios. The European asus support forwarded my bugreport to Taiwan, so a chance for fix appeared.
As soon as bios revision 0506 came out, I sent a bug report to ASUS concerning ACPI (even telling them what and where to fix !)...They replied the same: "Taiwan is working on it"...
I hope I was unlucky and that your request will be heard ;-) In meantime, ASUS will hear from me again (... just keep cool ....)
Let's wait for 07xx version in 2 months ! Grrrrrrr !