fan control

Isamu Onoda onoda11 at
Fri Aug 27 04:10:15 UTC 2010

Hi, Matias

Maybe you already found the solution but I hope information below will
helps you a little:

Also try looking into BIOS setting just like Roland suggested.

Isamu Onoda

Isamu Onoda
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2010/8/27 Roland Smith <rsmith at>:
> On Thu, Aug 26, 2010 at 10:56:57AM +0200, Matias wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I've just bought a Giada i20 mini-pc for my home server. I've managed to
>> slow down the cpu speed with powerd, but the fan keeps running at a
>> (what seems to me) too high speed.
> <snip>
>> Do you know if there is anything I can do on freebsd to reduce its
>> speed/noise?
> Are there any sysctls for the fan? Try 'sysctl -a|grep fan'
> Also check in the BIOS if there are relevant settings.
>> p/d: The hardware is this:
> Looks nice for a desktop as well.
> Roland
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