[lm-sensors] [PATCH] coretemp add more safety checks

Jean Delvare khali at linux-fr.org
Sun May 13 13:51:14 CEST 2007


Hi Rudolf,

On Fri, 11 May 2007 00:39:10 +0200, Rudolf Marek wrote:
> Hello
> 
> here comes updated patch, I  added a check if certain Core2 are desktop or 
> mobile processors (using yet another not officially documented register - but it 
> should be ok ). They have same CPUID as desktop but are in fact mobile ;)
> 
> Everyone, please try the patch with core2 and core notebooks/desktops, I do not 
> have any chance to test it.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Rudolf Marek <r.marek at assembler.cz>
> 
> This patch adds detection of AE18 Errata of Core processor and warns
> users that the absolute readings might be wrong for Core2 users.

Tested, it works fine for me (Core 6/14/8). The driver is no longer
printing any warning when loaded, and otherwise behaves the same as
before.

Patch applied, thanks.

-- 
Jean Delvare




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