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ACPIDALB(4)                Kernel Interfaces Manual                ACPIDALB(4)

NAME
     acpidalb -- Direct Application Launch Buttons

SYNOPSIS
     acpidalb* at acpi?

DESCRIPTION
     This driver provides support for PNP0C32 ACPI hotkeys a.k.a.  ``The
     Direct Application Launch Buttons''.

     These are recognized on startup from system-wake or at runtime.
     Behaviour may differ from the standard specification in relation to the
     ACPI implementation.

     The hotkeys are reported to the power management daemon as hotkey_button.

SEE ALSO
     acpi(4), powerd(8)

     The PNP0C32 specification is described in:

     Microsoft Corporation, Direct Application Launch from System Startup on
     Windows Vista, October 26, 2006,
     http://www.microsoft.com/whdc/system/vista/DirAppLaunch.mspx.

HISTORY
     The acpidalb driver appeared in NetBSD 5.0.

AUTHORS
     This driver was written for NetBSD by Christoph Egger.

NetBSD 6.1.5                     May 18, 2008                     NetBSD 6.1.5