cpufrequtils + i8kctl (+ gkrellm?) = cpu temp based throttling?

Sai Emrys sai at saizai.com
Sun Oct 21 18:12:36 BST 2007


On 10/20/07, Scott Kitterman <ubuntu at kitterman.com> wrote:
> In my case gkrellm didn't even know there was a battery installed when I was
> using ACPI.  Since this is the only time I've used it, I've no idea if it's
> because of the kernel bug I'm working around or if the two are inherently
> incompatible.
>
> Once I set acpi=off, I got good battery/power status.  Odds are it's not
> applicable at all, but I mentioned it just in case as something potentially
> worth looking in to.

Oh! Hm.

It seems you're right - gkrellm *doesn't* report my battery state
successfully. I hadn't noticed.

Thanks for the pointer, hopefully your fix works!

 - Sai



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