Problems with lm_sensors & Asus A7V

phil at phil at
Wed May 15 18:25:51 CEST 2002

Can you do this (with the modules loaded)?

cd /proc/sys/dev/sensors

cat chips

ls *

If not, then you are missing some basic support in the kernel for
/proc, I would guess.


On Wed, May 15, 2002 at 05:50:49PM +0200, Sven Voigt wrote:
> Hello!
> Sorry to bother you, but even by reading INSTALL and the FAQ I can't manage 
> to get lm_sensors working correctly. That is, sensors-detect in fact.
> There are lm_sensors and i2c running in version 2.6.3 on Asus A7V as self 
> compiled kernel (2.4.16) modules. It even detects Via686A and AS99127F 
> correctly. But after loading the approriate modules (i2c-viapro & w83781d), I 
> run 'sensors -s' that prints
> as99127f-i2c-0-2d: Can't access /proc file for writing
> Run as root?
> Yes, it's run as root and i2c-proc is loaded, too. So, what now?
> Thanks for any help in advance and Cheerio
> -- 
> Sven Voigt, Mainz, Germany                       
> "I am looking for a challenging graphics adventure, that thrills me."
> "Did you give Windows XP a try?"
> (Before replying, *please* - thank you!)

Philip Edelbrock -- IS Manager -- Edge Design, Corvallis, OR
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