Re: [lm-sensors] [PATCH] hwmon: Add driver for VIA CPU core temperature

From: Tomaz Mertelj
Date: Fri Jun 12 2009 - 05:11:31 EST

Jean Delvare <khali <at>> writes:
> > > On the other hand
> > > cat '/sys/class/hwmon/hwmon2/device/driver/via-cputemp.0/temp1_input'
> > > numbers between 25-27.
> > >
> Temperature values are supposed to be expressed in millidegrees C, not
> degrees C as it seems to be doing (although 25 degrees C seems pretty
> low for a CPU temperature?) The drivers needs to multiply values by
> 1000 before exporting them to sysfs. Then "sensors" will report the
> correct temperature value.

It goes up to 48 degrees C when I run cpuburnP6.

Tomaz Mertelj

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