[lm-sensors] MSI K9N4 SLI-F sensors-detect says use w83627ehf but it won't load
david.c.hubbard at gmail.com
Tue Mar 20 18:47:48 CET 2007
On 3/20/07, Curt Blank <curt at curtronics.com> wrote:
> Motherboard: MSI K9N4 SLI-F
> Chipset: nVidia nForce 500 SLI
> SuSE Linux 10.1
> Kernel: 126.96.36.199-0.9
> lm-sensors: 2.10.0-10 (from SuSE 10.1 distro)
> I run sensors-detect that came with the SuSE distribution and it can't
> find any sensors. So then I download and run the latest sensors-detect and
> it tells me to use the w83627ehf driver. But when I try it fails:
> # modprobe w83627ehf
> FATAL: Error inserting w83627ehf
> No such device
> It has a confidence of 9 but it fails. Am I missing something here?
> w83627ehf has been in the kernel since 2.6.13, but do I maybe need a newer
> version then I have?
> These are the modules currently installed:
> # lsmod
> Module Size Used by
> i2c_dev 12552 0
> hwmon 5128 0
> eeprom 9488 0
> i2c_isa 7552 0
> i2c_nforce2 9344 0
> I have the output from the sensors-detect if anyone wants to see it.
Can you post a URL to a datasheet or high-resolution image of your motherboard?
I suspect it is not actually a w83627ehf, 627ehg, or 627dhg chip in
your board. The datasheet or image will help us figure that out.
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