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Bug#328525: marked as done (powernowd: cannot run despite README.Debian)

Your message dated Wed, 21 Nov 2012 16:23:13 +0000
with message-id <E1TbD4z-0002Rs-HV@franck.debian.org>
and subject line Bug#602052: Removed package(s) from unstable
has caused the Debian Bug report #328525,
regarding powernowd: cannot run despite README.Debian
to be marked as done.

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Package: powernowd
Version: 0.96-2
Severity: wishlist
File: /usr/share/doc/powernowd/README.Debian

The advice in README.Debian is not good enough:
# dpkg -i powernowd_0.96-2_i386.deb
Setting up powernowd (0.96-2) ...
Starting powernowd: required sysfs objects not found!
	Read /usr/share/doc/powernowd/README.Debian for more information.
# lsmod |grep cpu
# modprobe cpufreq_userspace
# dpkg -i powernowd_0.96-2_i386.deb
	Read /usr/share/doc/powernowd/README.Debian for more information.
# modprobe speedstep_centrino
FATAL: Error inserting speedstep_centrino
No such device

(Of course, mine is an Intel(R) Celeron(R) M processor 1.40GHz,
I was just trying any command I could find.)

If my processor isn't supported, then the error message should say so.

# ls -a   /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpu0
.  ..
# mount|grep sys
sysfs on /sys type sysfs (rw)

Anyway, we see the advice in README.Debian is inadequate to get
powernowd working.

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Version: 1.00-2+rm

Dear submitter,

as the package powernowd has just been removed from the Debian archive
unstable we hereby close the associated bug reports.  We are sorry
that we couldn't deal with your issue properly.

For details on the removal, please see http://bugs.debian.org/602052

The version of this package that was in Debian prior to this removal
can still be found using http://snapshot.debian.org/.

This message was generated automatically; if you believe that there is
a problem with it please contact the archive administrators by mailing

Debian distribution maintenance software
Ansgar Burchardt (the ftpmaster behind the curtain)

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