[ltp] Re: tp_smapi won't load after kernel upgrade

Chris Schumann linux-thinkpad@linux-thinkpad.org
Wed, 10 Feb 2010 08:25:47 -0600

On 02/09/2010 08:35 PM, Timothy Murphy wrote:
> On Tuesday 09 February 2010 18:00:04 Jonathan Pritchard wrote:
>> You were right installing from the tarball was easy.
>> However how does one, bearing in mind I'm running Fedora, make it so I
>> don't have to manually "modprobe tp_smapi" every time? And also how do I
>> make my battery charge thresholds permanent between restarts, until I
>> change them?
> It might be easy to install from the tarball,
> but why is it necessary?
> Is there some reason why there is no tp_smapi.rpm in the Fedora repositories?
A reason, or a good reason? In any case, "yum list available" shows 
nothing with "smapi" in it, but tpb is in there.