running hot ! [was:Re: AGP : ATI128,powerpc]

Benjamin Herrenschmidt benh at
Thu Nov 15 23:57:18 EST 2001

>one peculiar thing: the trackpad button of my pismo gets quite hot,
>which it did not do before.
>it's not too extreme, but the difference to my old setup
>(xfree3.3.6, framebuffer xserver, old kernel w/o agp and ati
>support) where the button used to be totally cold is remarkable.
>has anyone seen that, too ?

Mine gets hot too, never had any problem however.

Maybe the ATI chip is close to the trackpad ?


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