Re: powernow-k8 problem
On Monday 20 February 2006 14:47, Thomas Lundqvist wrote:
> Dear all,
> When trying to modprobe powernow-k8 I get the following:
> > modprobe powernow-k8
> FATAL: Error inserting powernow_k8
>-k8.ko): No such device
> And in syslog I get:
> powernow-k8: Found 1 AMD Athlon 64 / Opteron processors (version
> 1.50.4) powernow-k8: BIOS error - no PSB or ACPI _PSS objects
> I have read about this problem and people suggest turning on Cool
> 'n Quiet in BIOS or/and update BIOS. I think I have tried these
> Kernel: 2.6.15-1-486 (Debian)
> CPU: Athlon 64, 3000+, 2 GHz, Socket 754
> MB: ASUS, K8V-MX updated with BIOS 0207 (originally 0204)
> Do I need an amd64-compiled kernel?
YES, or at least a k7 (32 bit userland) or k8 (64 bit userland) version.
> Is it enough with BIOS setting "Cool N'Quiet" set to "Enabled"?
> Any clues welcome, thanks in advance,
> /Thomas L