copying /sys causes fans to spin up

Benjamin Herrenschmidt benh at
Tue Feb 28 08:29:55 EST 2006

On Mon, 2006-02-27 at 17:09 +0100, Olaf Hering wrote:
> Ben, 
> some tool copies /sys, and while doing it, the fans start to spin up on
> my G5. Any idea how to fix it, other than not reading from /sys? Have to
> find the exact file.

Interesting... it's causing the i2c bus to go nuts... It would be useful
to find out what file indeed...


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