I’ve since switched back to Windows, so I don’t remember what I did. Sign up using Email and Password. Then you just run i8kfan 0 0 on resume and the issue is solved. Having i8kfan 0 0 automatically run on resume fixes the issue. I’ve just discovered the i8k github page https:

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I had this working the other day so I’m scratching my head. Welcome to Reddit, the front page of the internet.

The automatic control can be enabled manually with the –auto option. Linux Insides – A book-in-progress about the linux kernel and its insides.

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Linux – Laptop and Netbook Having a problem installing or configuring Linux on your laptop? Become a Redditor and subscribe to one of thousands of communities. Are you new to Kfrnel. Clicking on a fan button with the left mouse button will cycle the selected fan between low speed, high speed and off.

All times are GMT All other temperature values are always in Celsius. For better operation the temperature ranges should be overlapping with an hysteresis of at least 10 degrees, i. In particular, the index of kernel articles is really useful. Submit a new text post.


The Eudyptula Challenge – a series of programming exercises for the Linux kernel. The time now is Email Required, but never shown. Visit the following links: Technical articles only, please!

Figured out what was wrong. If a button’s background becomes red it means that the corresponding fan has a rotation speed lower than the minimum expected speed and is probably stuck.

I believe the BIOS would control the fans on your laptop regardless of the module although the module might allow for customization. The user interface reports the current cpu temperature in the top box and kernfl the two lower buttons the status of the fans. For example the following configuration: Submit a new link.

Using the force option for i8k, this works: Default is C Celsius. The control menu has three items: Fedora Core 4 Posts: Furthermore each state can have different thresholds for operation on ac power or battery.

When the high threshold is reached the program switches to state 1 left low, right off which has a high threshold of 70 degrees and a low threshold of 50 degrees. Apparently when going to sleep and resuming the i8kfan settings are kernrl retained and control is given back to BIOS or whatever controls the fans by default. What some have suggested is I add the command to the profile and ignore the errors. It keeps the fan running until it gets below 50 C. No such device it’s definately there: By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features.