Fw: False IBM Laptop detection - PIIX4 (440BX) - IBM 300PL 6892-N2UTower desktop - lm_sensors 2.7.0 /w 2.4.20

Shawn Starr spstarr at sh0n.net
Mon Feb 10 03:03:28 CET 2003


:-(

2.6.5 produces same result. Is there a way I can override without forcefully 
modifying the modules? ;-)

Shawn.


On Sunday 09 February 2003 10:42 am, Shawn Starr wrote:
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jean Delvare <khali at linux-fr.org>
> Date: Sat, 8 Feb 2003 21:30:38
> To:Shawn Starr <shawn.starr at datawire.net>
> Cc:lm78 at Stimpy.netroedge.com
> Subject: Re: False IBM Laptop detection - PIIX4 (440BX) - IBM 300PL
> 6892-N2U Tower desktop - lm_sensors 2.7.0 /w 2.4.20
>
> > I have an IBM 300PL 6892-N2U just picked it up yesterday but
> > lm_sensors 2.7.0 refuses to load anything!
> >
> > I am using a Tower desktop not a laptop unless this is a defunked
> > bios?
> >
> > Let me know what info you need from me.
>
> Thanks for the report. We are working on a large rewrite of the i2c
> layer (well, Kyösti Mälkki is) so this is not the time for me to mess up
> with IBM detection code. What's more, we are still missing some
> information to do it correctly.
>
> So, my advice is: if you don't need 2.7.0 and if 2.6.5 was working for
> you, stick to this version.
>
> We'll let you know (I hope I won't forget) if we need some help from
> you. Thanks.



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