[lm-sensors] New Asus board and multiple sensors chips (W83667HG/W83791D/ADT7475)

Luca Tettamanti kronos.it at gmail.com
Mon Nov 24 00:41:27 CET 2008


(top posting is bad)

On Sun, Nov 23, 2008 at 8:25 PM, Thierry Bothorel
<thierry.bothorel at gmail.com> wrote:
> 2008/11/21 Luca Tettamanti <kronos.it at gmail.com>:
>> On Fri, Nov 21, 2008 at 12:39 AM, Thierry Bothorel
>> <thierry.bothorel at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> 2008/11/20 Luca Tettamanti <kronos.it at gmail.com>:
>> Ok, I see that you motherboard uses the old interface (and has
>> non-working stub of the new one - just like mine); the driver should
>> work fine, but testing will involve a recompilation of the kernel
>> (what version are you using?), are you comfortable with this?
>
> To be honest, no :-). Can I do that from a live-cd  or from a
> virtualized machine and just copy and install the final deb file on my
> real system and install it ?

Hum, not really. If you're on Debian the recompilation is mostly automatic:
http://kernel-handbook.alioth.debian.org/ch-common-tasks.html#s-common-building
YMMV with other distros.

Luca




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