[lm-sensors] ATK0110 on older Asus board

Jean Delvare khali at linux-fr.org
Thu Jan 14 16:19:55 CET 2010

Hi Karl,

On Thu, 14 Jan 2010 06:56:34 -0800, Karl Newman wrote:
> I have a 4-year-old Asus A8N-VM CSM motherboard, which has a W83627EHG chip
> for hardware monitoring. I recently upgraded to kernel 2.6.31 and ran into
> the "Device or Resource busy" error when trying to load my existing
> w83627ehf module. After some research, I discovered that I should use the
> asus_atk0110 module instead. So, I updated my kernel config to build that
> module and it will load with no problem, but "sensors" is ignoring it. When
> I modprobe the module, it silently succeeds (it's listed in lsmod) but there
> are no messages in dmesg or the syslog to indicate any activity from the
> module, which makes me suspect that my board is not currently supported by
> this module. I did confirm that it has the atk0110 chip (ls
> /sys/bus/acpi/devices shows a ATK0110:00 entry). Am I doing something wrong,
> or do you need a DSDT dump to support my motherboard, or...?

Which version of lm-sensors are you running? "sensors -v" will tell
you. Minimum version for asus_atk0110 support is 3.1.0, as documented

Jean Delvare

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