[ltp] R51 Fancontrol

Evgeni Golov linux-thinkpad@linux-thinkpad.org
Sun, 3 Jun 2012 14:18:12 +0200


On Sun, Jun 03, 2012 at 12:05:12PM +0000, Florian Dorpmueller wrote:

> I'd like to do a manual control of my fan of my R51 because 
> "thinkfan"on Ubuntu Precise seems not to work as I expect it 
> (obvioulsly te values in /etc/thinkfan.conf are ignored).

thinkfan works just fine in Debian, so I somehow doubt that it doesn't 
in Ubuntu. :)
1. did you load thinkpad_acpi with fan_control=1?
2. how do you start thinkfan? via the init script?


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