Re: setting sensor limits fails
António PT <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> 2010/2/1 Nima Azarbayjany <email@example.com>
> > On a recent install of Squeeze I get a message that "setting sensor limits"
> > fails. I am wondering whether this can be a threat to the hardware and if
> > there are any workarounds for this issue. I am running the amd64 2.6.32
> > kernel from testing on my HP Pavilion dv5 laptop.
Mine's a dv4. 2.6.30-bpo.1-amd64
> I also have the same hardware as you and the same kernel in amd64. Is this
> relative to lm_sensors? I never got them to work...
(0) infidel /home/keeling_ sensors
Adapter: Virtual device
temp1: +66.0�C (crit = +105.0�C)
(0) infidel /home/keeling_ lsmod | grep power
cpufreq_powersave 1792 0
powernow_k8 14036 0
processor 40048 1 powernow_k8
> I don't think this should be a threat to your laptop, the sensors
> only read temperature (and other data) they don't interfere with
> the working of the CPU, hard drive or other components. I think you
> have no reasons to worry.
They sure help here, otherwise the fan makes it sound like my Sun U30.
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