How serious is this conflict? ACPI: I/O resource... conflicts with region SMBI

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http://www.linuxquestions.org – Maybe I'm not asking "google" the right questions but I haven't been able to get an understanding of what this means and what the potential ramifications are. I finally convinced my boss to go fully-Linux and of course, within hours I was flooded with "come take a look at my machine" calls. Toshiba laptop A205 -> Debian "Lenny" - 2.6.32-backports kernel (about 2 yrs old) Toshiba laptop L655 -> Debian "Squeeze" 2.6.32 stock kernel and 2.6.36 compiled kernel (brand new machine) I've compiled 2.6.36 kernel with settings targeting this machine and ju (HowTos)