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How to troubleshoot fan speed in Linux Mint 17 Cinnamon?

I installed Linux Mint 17 Cinnamon over Windows 8 recently on an Acer Aspire E1-570. http://www.acer.com.au/ac/en/AU/content/model/NX.MEPSA.004 Everything seems to be working fine, however I ...
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How to control fan speed in Linux running HP laptop?

I have Hewlett-Packard 183E (U3E1) motherboard in my HP Pavillion G6 2230TX laptop. I have 4 pinned fan (I have seen in forums, saying this as the indication of PWM controlling ability?). My BIOS has ...
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FreeBSD : fan control on a tyan motherboard with w83793-i2c sensors

This question is tightly linked to : Safe FreeBSD test on system running debian with zpools I have a quite exotic (I mean not an HP or Dell etc...) tyan motherboard with a bad regulation system. I ...
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Overheating in Jessie

I just upgraded to Jessie and my laptop, a vostro 1710, is overheating. alexis1@debian:~$ sensors coretemp-isa-0000 Adapter: ISA adapter Core 0: +62.0°C (high = +105.0°C, crit = +105.0°C) Core ...
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How to set up control for case fans in Debian Wheezy?

We'll for some days now I've been trying to get the fancontrol for my Debian Wheezy up and running. Actually (after some problems with pwmconfig not accepting my chipset, which is a AMD 770 one) now ...
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fancontrol(1) and ipmi

My server supports IPMI, so I can run a script like this: fanspeed() { # 0 C => 10, 55 C => 10, 65 C => 100 sensors -j | jq '[.[]["temp1"]["temp1_input"]] |...
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thinkpad fan never turns off after resuming from suspend

I have a T470s running Arch linux with wayland, kernel Linux 4.16.7-1-ARCH After suspend and resume, the fan runs and runs and runs ... and never turns off. The problem is described in Arch wiki, ...
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Thinkpad fan does not start in Linux

OS:Fedora 27, before: different Ubuntu versions. The fan of my Lenovo Thinkpad E520 does not engage while I am logged into GNOME. The CPU (maybe GPU?) gets that hot, that I cannot lay my hand on the ...
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Find processes causing the fans running

During years, I have found it very difficult to have control over my laptop fan. I tried many times reading various manuals, scripts, settings and nothing worked. So I would like to try it another ...
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Yet another fan control problem

I'm using a 32-bit Linux Mint Rosa 17.3 with MATE DE (for the record, the same issue exists on a 64-bit flavor as well, and I have had this issue with every ubuntu-based distro). It is installed on a ...
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HD 4800 lower fan speed

I've installed Linux Mint 17, most important thing for me is to lower the fan speed to 30% as I am doing in Windows because it's really too noisy. Note that the temperature stays at ~50°, so this ...
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Old HP nc4400 laptop on Debian, fan turns on for 10 secs, then off for 20 secs

I run Debian 7 on an HP nc4400 laptop. This is an old laptop with an Intel Centrino chipset. It runs fine except that the fan turns on for 10 seconds, then off for 20 seconds and then on for 10 ...
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Is it possible to control the fan of a USB connected HDD enclosure?

I've got a USB enclosure for five 3.5" drives, but not only is the fan very loud, it also cools idle drives down to under 30°C, which according to data floating around the Internet increases ...
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Suspend-to-RAM breaks ACPI thermals

Sometimes after waking from suspend-to-RAM, my ACPI thermal sensor is "frozen" on a fixed, mostly higher temperature. The rest of the sensors are working fine, but since the fan speed is ...
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How to manually set CPU Fan Speed in Debian Linux?

As my CPU cooler fan broke on a setup with older hardware, I had to replace it with a similar fan, which unfortunately is pretty noisy. I am using the following system: Mainboard Gigabyte F2A88X-Up4 ...
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No fan control in Linux Mint with Aorus Mobo and Ryzen 7 Processor

My home build is a Ryzen 7 processor on a Gygabyte X470 Aorus motherboard. I run Linux Mint 19.2 Mate and it runs very well. My problem is that the fans are noisy and don't need to operate at full ...
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Can't control fan on Fedora

After upgrading to Fedora 27 (and now FC30) the fan on my old Dell workstation is running very fast. I have tried using lm_sensors package and "fancontrol". My system is as follows: > sensors ...
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How to control the fan speed in old HP laptop running Ubuntu?

I want to control my laptops fan speed so that fan can nicely cool down. My laptop is HP G62. I tried some suggestions that doesn't seem to work. I didn't tried it on windows. Now I have Ubuntu only. ...
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Fans always on on HP laptop

I recently installed Debian 9 on my HP-15bsxx laptop (after installing ElementaryOS 5.0 and NOT having this problem), and I have this issue where the fans are always on (not at full speed), even ...
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How to know if CPU fan is ending his life?

I have laptop Dell Inspiron 15 5570 (I'm not using GPU only build in Intel graphic card) and have this issue: I have this output from dmesg: [170178.959009] CPU7: Core temperature above threshold, ...
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Fan / thermal control for Dell M3800 with Debian

I installed Debian 9 Stretch to my Dell Precision M3800 and it works beautifully.... except for thermal control. If I lshw, I get this: *-generic:1 UNCLAIMED description: Signal processing ...
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Unable to change fan speed through nvidia-settings

Ubuntu Server 17.04 Kernel 4.10.0-35 Generic nVidia driver 384.90 I am in the process of changing from a GUI Mint system to a headless Ubuntu Server system, but I've been unable to adjust the GPU ...
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Why my fan speed is constant in fedora?

I am just using fedora for almost 3 months on this laptop, and just noticed that my fan speed is not increasing even the temp is so high, I can't remember if it is already happening before the upgrade ...
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Fans on 100% after Bumblebee Install on Fedora 25

Fresh install of F25. Updated everything. I installed bumblebee following the instructions here: https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Bumblebee . Closed source managed drivers w/ multilib support. Optirun ...
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Lenovo g580 Overheating with Fedora 25

I just installed Fedora 25 and everything is working great , except for the CPU Fans. They are rotating at a pretty slow speed and that is causing my laptop to overheat. I have installed TLP and ...
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How to increase cooling aggressiveness on debian on a Macbook?

I have Debian installed on my Macbook Air (why? because fun.), and it actually runs quite well. However, after noticing a process called "kidle_inject" taking up 100% CPU on all cores, I wanted to ...
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Fan control script for Thinkpad X230

When running Linux Puppy on my previous Thinkpad, an X31, I used a script (found here: http://www.thinkwiki.org/wiki/Talk:Problem_with_fan_noise) at startup to control what temperature the CPU fan ...
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Lenovo Thinkpad fan problem

I have a Lenovo Thinkpad E420 (1141BRG) (Intel i3-2330M) laptop for 4 years now, and I have a problem with fan controlling and as a consequence overheating problems. This happens on Linux Mint 17....
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Fan control on Lenovo Thinkpad Edge S430 and Ubuntu 13.04

I'm trying to make my thinkpad's fan run on higher speeds because of overheating. I've enabled fan_control in thinkpad-acpi module, at least I think so: $ cat /sys/module/thinkpad_acpi/parameters/...
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laptop fan does not turn back on when exiting sleep mode

I am using: Linux Debian 10 xfce After restarting my computer, my laptop fan works normally. But, once I close the lid to put the laptop to sleep, the fan will not turn on after waking up (until the ...
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Laptop fan shuts down after boot on Pop_os! And Manjaro

I have a problem with my laptop when turning on from sleep mode. Sometimes ( not always) after starting laptop the fan starts normal and when ubuntu boots up the laptop fan shuts down. I am using ...
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the laptop fan works a lot ( pop-os )

I am using pop-os on my laptop. But the laptop fan works a lot and the laptop gets hot. I checked everything with 'top' and there was no additional program in the background that consumed the cpu. I ...
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How to control fans with fancontrol in arch?

I want to control my fan speed with fancontrol My sensors are $ sensors coretemp-isa-0000 Adapter: ISA adapter Package id 0: +49.0°C (high = +80.0°C, crit = +100.0°C) Core 0: +48.0°C (high = ...
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Oryx Pro running hot, can't use fancontrol

Just got an Oryx Pro, big fan already. I'm having some problems though (disclaimer: I'm not super experienced with GNU+Linux in general, though I've worked with a few different distros in the past). ...
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HP Spectre X360-15t (2018) overheats on idle with Linux Mint 19.3 and fans do not start

I am a new Linux Mint user currently using version 19.3 with Cinnamon Desktop (installed with MATE but switched). I have observed that my laptop has been running very hot even on tasks like browsing ...
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CPU fan support for Apple iMac

Using Ubuntu 18 (Linux 4.15.0-72-generic) on a mid 2010 iMac 27", I found that the CPU fan always runs on the slow 940rpm regardless of the CPU temperature. Hardware support is great for that machine,...
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NVIDIA card fan speed inconsistence

EDIT 1 and temporary solution: This story is a kind of joke as everybody says it's not me it's the other one. Anyway... after looking everywhere. Found a guy who had this issue with another card ...
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fan is working always in Asus X542U

I installed Fedora 29 to Asus X542U. Now fan is working always and I can not control it. I tried sudo modprobe asus_laptop command but result is: modprobe: ERROR: could not insert 'asus_laptop': No ...
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Fancontrol HP laptop /usr/sbin/pwmconfig: There are no pwm-capable sensor modules in

I'm trying to get fancontrol working my HP Spectre 13 3000ed, because the fans are either off or annoyingly noisy. I followed this tutorial: How to control fan speed? But I got stuck with /usr/sbin/...