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Re: [Bug 119921] Re: Hardware sensors not working on Toshiba Satellite M40x (need omnibook module)


On Tue, 2013-12-17 at 19:52 +0000, Christopher M. Penalver wrote:
> Daniel Gimpelevich, please do not apport-collect to another person's
> report, nor with VirtualBox as this is largely unhelpful for a
> hardware dependent issue. Instead, so your hardware may be tracked,
> could you please file a new report by executing the following in a
> terminal while booted into a Ubuntu repository kernel (not a mainline
> one) via:
> ubuntu-bug linux

That would be equally unhelpful. What would be helpful would be to add
the kernel module back to the kernel packages. Leann should not have
removed it. This is not a bug in any code. This bug is in Ubuntu

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  Hardware sensors not working on Toshiba Satellite M40x (need omnibook

Status in “linux” package in Ubuntu:

Bug description:
  Hardware sensors (tempurature) is not working for my Toshiba Satellite
  M40x laptop with my fresh Ubuntu Feisty install.

  I got it working with Gentoo using the omnibook kernel module found at:

  It works with Toshiba laptops with the pheonix bios.

  I followed the instruction in the forum to get it to work for my laptop with feisty here:

  So aside from hopefully getting this software added to the Ubuntu
  repository, what information about my laptop do you need so that it
  also gets autoloaded?


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