Booting list says: Setting sensor limits - failed !

Derek Broughton news at
Sat Mar 22 11:57:58 UTC 2008

SYNass IT Ubuntu / Linux wrote:

> Hello Ubuntu'ans
> Recently I noticed this error message while Ubuntu 7.10 boots !
> Could you tell me what's the reason of this failure and
> how possibly to eliminate / solve it !?

lm-sensors, I would expect - and it fails because probably 80% of systems
don't actually support it.

You could remove the lm-sensors package - and if you can't actually read or
set sensors, you might as well - but it's not doing any harm.

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