Gentoo Archives: gentoo-laptop

From: Pavel Riha <Pavel.Riha@××××××××.cz>
To: gentoo-laptop@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-laptop] How to turn off cpu fan when I turn on my laptop?
Date: Wed, 03 Nov 2004 20:37:16
Message-Id: 20041103203714.GD3987@wotrok.trilogic.cz
In Reply to: [gentoo-laptop] How to turn off cpu fan when I turn on my laptop? by "Francisco Figueiredo Jr."
On Tue, Nov 02, 2004 at 12:15:44PM -0200, Francisco Figueiredo Jr. wrote:
> I'm facing a little issue with my laptop and cpu fan. > > ... > > Kernel only turns off my cpu fan after the temperature passes the 48C > and come back to 42, 43. And turns it on again when it reaches the 51C. > > When I reach this level, it is ok. Kernel works as expected turning the > fan on and off. The problem is before reaching this level, the fan > doesn't turn off. > > I'd like to know if there is something I could do to tell kernel to turn > off my fan if temperature is below 42C for example, even after a fresh > boot, when temperature starts with 35C.
hmm ... are you sure, that the kernel even CAN stop the fan? I thing that no :( I thing it's the bios(?) work or so. Pavel -- Pavel Riha ====================================================================== 640 kB should be enough for everyone. Bill Gates, 1981 -- gentoo-laptop@g.o mailing list

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Re: [gentoo-laptop] How to turn off cpu fan when I turn on my laptop? "Francisco Figueiredo Jr." <fxjrlists@×××××××××.br>
Re: [gentoo-laptop] How to turn off cpu fan when I turn on my laptop? Nathan Caldwell <saintdev@×××××.com>