Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 68770
Current i2c and lm_sensors kernel modules do not work w/ Tyan Tiger S2460 dual athlon motherboards
Last modified: 2015-03-04 20:11:00 EST
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Description of problem:
The kernel modulaes for i2c and lm_sensors are not current. I looked at the
Limbo beta, and from what I can tell it even uses lm_sensors 2.6.3 (the most
recent) while using stale old kernel modules.
Tyan Tiger MP motherboards crash when installing one of the lm_sensors modules,
w83781d.o. lm_sensors 2.6.3 provides a new setting, init=0, which prevents the
Please consider updating i2c and lm_sensors to the latest available before the
(Btw., setting up lm_sensors is a real pain on these motherboards. It works
now, but any work that can be put to lm_sensors' user-friendliness would be much
appreciated. A lot of people want to use these and similar motherboards
unattented, and lm_sensors is a great tool for such an systems. It's painful to
set up, though.)
Thanks for considering this!
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. It's always there. This is a request for an enhancement. :)
Kernel space has been updated in latest rawhide kernel-2.4.18-5.64 and later.
Read ya, Phil