lm_sensors and kernel 2.6.1

Jean Delvare khali at linux-fr.org
Fri Jan 9 13:38:12 CET 2004

> has anything changed in sysfs since 2.6.0?
> because on 2.6.0 sensors worked, now it says:
> (...)
> ERROR: Can't get TEMP data!
> ERROR: Can't get TEMP2 data!
> ERROR: Can't get TEMP3 data!

You need lm_sensors from CVS:

Lm_sensors 2.8.2 had a quirk to workaround a file naming error in Linux
2.6.0 drivers. The error has been fixed in 2.6.1-rc1, and lm_sensors
CVS has been unquirked accordingly.

We might consider releasing 2.8.3 to avoid this issue being reported
repeatedly, or at least add a news item on our main page to mention the

Jean Delvare

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