Re: [ACPI] Re: Tell user when ACPI is killing machine

From: Pavel Machek
Date: Sat Dec 06 2003 - 06:21:49 EST


> >> I have a similar problem since test10 and test11 (2.4.23 is ok, test9 is
> >> ok too). ACPI reports bogus temperatures and powers the machine
> >> down.
> >
> >> If you have a patch that could fix that problem, I'm ready to try it and
> >> report success or failure ;)
> >
> > I have ugly workaround ("if temperature reported is > 200Celsius,
> > ignore it").
> I'm just curious, are these (and other ACPI related) problems caused
> by bugs in Linux, or by hardware/firmware bugs?

Its hard to tell one from another without extensive debugging...
When do you have a heart between your knees?
[Johanka's followup: and *two* hearts?]
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