23985Re: [linux-dell-laptops] Fan stops on an Dell Inspiron
- May 1, 2004Respondiendo a Nikolas Olivier [[linux-dell-laptops] Fan stops on an Dell Inspiron], del 30 de abril de 2004 a las 09:50:48 (+0200)
> I've just received an Inspiron from my company on which I put aSummer comming up?
> Debian. The problem is that the fan stops sometimes and never turns
> back on [.....] Sometimes, it works the whole day whithout
> troubles, but it becomes less and less often.
>I'm running a 2.6.5 with acpi enabled. I've got no entry inI would try disableing ACPI to chek if it is faulty or it is an
>/proc/acpi/fan and the laptop is not recognized by i8k, even when I
>force the module.
internal problem. In my Inspiron 8600 fans ran allright
without either apm and acpi. BIOS seemed to manage them.
By the way, Now I have ACPI enabled and have notticed differences
between with- or without- i8k: with i8k the HD area gets warmer, so
suspect i8k donnot manage all senesors and I stopped using it.
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