what about thinkpad?

Jean Delvare khali at linux-fr.org
Sun Feb 16 20:58:15 CET 2003


> I recently bought a refurbished IBM thinkpad 600E. I like Red Hat
> Linux, but I found in www.linux-thinkpad.org that lm_sensors and I2C
> can damage the mother board.
> 
> Do you have a solution for this?, have a plan for the future? or I
> have to change distro?

The current "solution" is that we won't let you run lm_sensors (at
least, not recent versions) on this hardware. FYI, the whole thing isn't
distribution-related. Running lm_sensors on your thinkpad could really
damage it, so don't do it.

-- 
Jean Delvare
http://www.ensicaen.ismra.fr/~delvare/



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