[Bug 36438] ATI card fan is always on with opensource radeon driver

bugzilla-daemon at freedesktop.org bugzilla-daemon at freedesktop.org
Sat Jul 2 02:58:57 PDT 2011


--- Comment #5 from Matej Cepl <mcepl at redhat.com> 2011-07-02 02:58:57 PDT ---
Tobias Lipper made on the downstream Fedora bugs these comments which shouldn't
be lost IMHO in the mist of time:

I found a patch in the upstream kernel that fixes the termal reading for amd
juniper cards. This could be the source of the error.

I am not so familiar with kernel development, but I will try the patch and see
if it fixes the problem.



I could apply the patch and the module compiles fine, but I found that

su -c 'echo low > /sys/class/drm/card0/device/power_profile'

fixes the problem even without the patch. (at least it turns down the fan to

Configure bugmail: https://bugs.freedesktop.org/userprefs.cgi?tab=email
------- You are receiving this mail because: -------
You are the assignee for the bug.

More information about the xorg-driver-ati mailing list