I'm mellllttttttinggg!!! (kernel 2.6.24-0.133.rc6.git8.fc9)

Trond Danielsen trond.danielsen at gmail.com
Sun Jan 6 21:47:35 UTC 2008

2008/1/5, Steve Grubb <sgrubb at redhat.com>:
> On Saturday 05 January 2008 08:46:27 Matthew Miller wrote:
> > This doesn't seem to happen with kernel-2.6.24-0.83.rc5.fc9, which I had
> > installed before the break. Oh, it gets hot, but more like 95C°. Processor
> > is an AMD Athlon(tm) 64 Processor 3200+ but I'm running in 32-bit mode.
> >
> > Anyone else seeing this?
> I have a Phenom processor and it reads 40C no matter what. When I had a
> Brisbane processor in the same mb, it was correct. Rebooting and going into
> the BIOS shows the correct temperature. But
> # cat /proc/acpi/thermal_zone/THRM/temperature
> is dead wrong. Not quite the same problem, but if its not able to get the
> temperature right, it may not be doing other power/thermal policy things
> right.

I see the same thing on my computer (which has an AMD Athlon(tm) 64 X2
Dual Core Processor 3800+), but lm_sensors reports the correct

Trond Danielsen

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