Re: Yosemite /proc/cpuinfo
On 12/11/05, Robin Edwards <email@example.com> wrote:
> my cpuinfo reports temp as 27-31 uncalibrated? what does this mean is it
> possible to get an accurate reading from my g3 powermac... the reason im
> interested is because i have overclocked it from 350mhz to 400mhz.
You can calibrate it if you can get code running on the chip fast enough
to take a measurement before the temperature significantly changes.
The error is mostly just an offset. There is very little non-linear error.
One or two data points should do. You can use room temperature,
refrigerated, and/or sauna temperature.
Unfortunately for you, getting code to run quickly is not an easy task.
You need to modify the firmware.