[ltp] Overheating T500

Julien Iguchi-Cartigny linux-thinkpad@linux-thinkpad.org
Fri, 14 Dec 2012 10:44:05 +0100


On 12/13/2012 12:28 PM, Paul Seelig wrote:
> Even if this is solely happening with Ubuntu, this is still a rather
> broad target. Your below mentioned thinkwiki article not even mentions
> whether it is the 32bit or the 64bit version, which desktop release,
> etc. Not very useful for serious debugging.
I've updated the wiki page with these informations: latest version of
the bios, tested with ubuntu 32 bits and ArchLinux
> May i take it for granted that your machine runs the latest BIOS from
> Lenovo? This would be the first place to look at, IMHO.
Latest version of the bios
> Have you ever tried with some other distribution? Does the same happen
> with them as well?
Ubuntu 11.10 32 bits, Ubuntu 12.04 32 bits, ArchLinux

My Lenovo experience has been the best with Linux until this bug
happened. What is really surprising me is the change happen with a new
kernel, and this is why I believe it is related to thinkpad-acpi.
> Cheers,
> Paul