Bug 253750

Summary: service shouldn't start by default
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Jeremy Katz <katzj>
Component: lm_sensorsAssignee: Phil Knirsch <pknirsch>
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Version: rawhideCC: hdegoede, rvokal
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Description Jeremy Katz 2007-08-21 13:59:16 EDT
Since you need to do configuration for lm_sensors to really be useful by
default, it probably shouldn't start by default.  lm_sensors is pulled into
default installs by hpijs->net-snmp-libs->lm_sensors and thus ends up impacting
the default boot time.
Comment 1 Hans de Goede 2007-08-21 14:10:43 EDT
Sounds reasonable to disable it by default to me, but then sensors-detect needs
to be patched to run chkconfig to enable the service upon a successfull
sensors-detect run. Any perl guru's who can help there (/me does _not_ speak
perl). If someone can whip up a quick patch to sensors-detect, I would be more
then happy to integrate it into the lm_sensors package and push a new build to
Comment 2 Jeremy Katz 2007-08-21 14:32:35 EDT
Something like the following should do the trick..

[katzj@aglarond ~]$ diff -u /usr/sbin/sensors-detect sensors-detect 
--- /usr/sbin/sensors-detect    2007-07-19 13:53:58.000000000 -0400
+++ sensors-detect      2007-08-21 14:29:25.000000000 -0400
@@ -5785,10 +5785,8 @@
     print SYSCONFIG $sysconfig;
-    print "Copy prog/init/lm_sensors.init to /etc/init.d/lm_sensors\n".
-          "for initialization at boot time.\n"
-      unless -f "/etc/init.d/lm_sensors";
+    system("/sbin/chkconfig", "lm_sensors", "on");
Comment 3 Hans de Goede 2007-08-22 15:59:38 EDT
Thanks, that works (verified). lm_sensors-2.10.4-2 is now building, with this
patch included and the service disabled by default, closing.