support of SMBus on ICH3
igor.pokrovsky at cnrm.meteo.fr
Wed Aug 13 00:58:08 PDT 2003
On Wed, Aug 13, 2003 at 09:50:46AM +0200, Stijn Hoop wrote:
> > > I 'ported' the Linux Dell SMM driver:
> > >
> > > http://sandcat.nl/~stijn/freebsd/
> > >
> > > It exports some sysctl's exposing the fan status and the CPU temperature.
> > > Note the quotes -- it's still pretty experimental, and covered under the
> > > GPL instead of BSDL.
> > >
> > > The rest of the temperature readings are in hw.acpi.tz IIRC, but my
> > > laptop is not turned on right now.
> > Is it Dell specific? My laptop is ASUS L3S.
> Yes, very. In fact it doesn't even work across many Dell models. One of
> the reasons that I still have to work on this some more. Sorry :(
In this case another way to get temperature monitoring is blocked.
BTW yesterday I tried to force sysutils/wmhm to use /dev/io instead of /dev/smb0,
and what do you think - temperature monitor always shows 255C. :-)
So why you said, that something about quirks, that they will not work
in our case? I guess now it's the only way for me.
> > I can't understand it. I can't even understand the people who can
> > understand it.
> > -- Queen Juliana of the Netherlands.
> heh, didn't know that our old queen actually said that :)
I think fortunes are trustworthy enough... :-)
I can't understand it. I can't even understand the people who can
-- Queen Juliana of the Netherlands.
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