[lm-sensors] [PATCH] hwmon: (coretemp) Further relax temperature range checks

R, Durgadoss durgadoss.r at intel.com
Wed Jun 8 12:05:30 CEST 2011


Hi Jean,

> 4* Regardless of the technically correct answer to point 3 above, I
>    have never seen any multi-core CPU supported by the coretemp driver
>    report different tjmax values for different cores. Did anyone ever
>    see this? If not, I would feel comfortable reading tjmax from
>    MSR_TEMPERATURE_TARGET only once per package for all models. This
>    would make driver initialization faster.
> 

When I tested in 3 of my machines, it did not Show different TjMax.
So, I agree that we should have the TjMax per package.

Thanks,
Durga




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