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Re: Does i8k work for dell inspiron 600M?


Javier-Elias Vasquez-Vivas schrieb:
> Problem is that although I compiled kernel with I8K support:
> When executing i8kbuttons of course there'll be a problem due to the
> lack of the kernel support:
> % i8kbuttons 
> unable to open i8k proc file: /proc/i8k

For my Inspiron 8500, I had to compile it as a module and load it with
the force option. That is, in my /etc/modules there is the following line:

i8k force=1

Hope that helps,

Christian Brüssow

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