[lm-sensors] [PATCH] hwmon: fam15h_power: fix bogus values with current BIOSes

Jean Delvare khali at linux-fr.org
Tue Apr 10 07:47:25 CEST 2012


On Mon, 9 Apr 2012 23:55:56 +0200, Andre Przywara wrote:
> On 04/09/2012 07:39 PM, Jean Delvare wrote:
> > I am a little curious about the code BTW, as the value you write isn't
> > the one you originally checked for, which means that reloading the
> > driver would have to do it again...
> 
> The whole code is about to fix a BIOS flaw. It needs to be done only 
> once after each reset, newer BIOSes will do this at boot time already. 
> So reloading the driver will not fix this again, because it is not 
> needed.

Err, you're right, sorry. Probably I already had fever when I reviewed
this patch but had not noticed yet. Sorry for the noise.

-- 
Jean Delvare




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