[arch-general] Laptop cooling fan does not work
knight.ryu12 at gmail.com
Tue Aug 23 19:12:40 UTC 2016
2016/08/24 4:10 "Jayesh Badwaik" <archlinux at jayeshbadwaik.in>:
> > There seems to be sth. wrong with my Nvidia settings, nvidia-settings
> > shows an error that X is incorrectly configured and my vidieo card
> > seems not to be used - probably this causes the problems. Maybe this
> > is caused by some update or sth. else. I'll check that next weekend.
> Okay, first you must install lm_sensors package and run
> $ sensors
> command. This will tell you about your fan speed for the processor.
> Next, if the CPU processor is running, determine which driver are you
> using. For this, you need to do lsmod, which lists all the modules
> listed (this should contain your video driver module)
> $ lsmod | grep -i nvidia
> $ lsmod | grep -i nouveau
> At least one the above should return something. nouveau is the open
> source driver.
> Jayesh Badwaik
Don't forget run detect-sensors with sudo...
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