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From: Pavel Riha <Pavel.Riha@...>
Subject: Re: How to turn off cpu fan when I turn on my laptop?
Date: Wed, 3 Nov 2004 21:37:14 +0100
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
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