[lm-sensors] it87 sensors need an ACPI driver (2.6.31)

Brad Campbell brad at wasp.net.au
Mon Oct 5 15:48:59 CEST 2009

Michael Tokarev wrote:
> Brad Campbell wrote:
> []
>> Vanilla Kernel fails to load it87 on my machine with the same 
>> messages as posted above.
>> [71916.534278] it87: Found IT8716F chip at 0x290, revision 0
>> [71916.535783] it87: in3 is VCC (+5V)
>> [71916.537239] it87: in7 is VCCH (+5V Stand-By)
>> [71916.538763] ACPI: I/O resource it87 [0x295-0x296] conflicts with 
>> ACPI region IP__ [0x295-0x296]
>> [71916.540365] ACPI: Device needs an ACPI driver
>> In addition, asus_atk0110 loads but leaves no trace in dmesg when loaded.
> try acpi_enforce_resources=lax kernel command-line parameter.

That certainly allows the it87 driver to load and function. I was more interested in seeing if the 
motherboard was able to be supported in the asus driver, but whatever works.

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