Asus a7v266ex // lm_sensors // fan solution

Jean Delvare khali at
Tue Aug 5 08:14:21 CEST 2003

> The fan_min and fan_div are related.  Unfortunately, many (most?) of
> our chip drivers have this problem: when one changes the fan div, the
> fan min silently changes due to the relation.  When your sensors.conf
> specifies a change to both fan_min and fan_div, a race is possible
> that would require you to run `sensors -s` twice to actually get what
> you want.
> I fixed this when I ported lm78.c to 2.5/2.6 - I took the hint from
> someone else's code (might have been Phil P.)  Haven't had time to
> propagate that to other drivers though.

If you can tell me how it can be fixed, I could take some time to modify
the other drivers.

Jean Delvare

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