Bug#310931: overheating cpu due to !acpid
On Tue, Jul 26, 2005 at 11:13:47PM +0200, maximilian attems wrote:
> On Tue, 26 Jul 2005, Marcin Owsiany wrote:
> > Either way, I don't think having acpid installed is enough, as long it
> > starts so late in bootup process. A long fsck run or a similar problem
> > before entering runlevel 2, and the problem appears again :-/
> > I don't know much about ACPI specification, but maybe it would be
> > possible to make the fans run at maximum speed when kernel boots, until
> > acpid starts (which would then turn them down according to whatever its
> > user-space policy says).
> well infact acpid can be started pretty early remembered to have seen a
> fix that propagated even to the initrd-tools in ubuntu for that.
Ubuntu loads acpid at the normal time; what we do is load some acpi-related
kernel modules from the initrd.