Originally Posted by H_TeXMeX_H
The first think to check is to make sure you have all the important ACPI modules enabled in the kernel. Check the kernel config for:
I would also check your BIOS options and see if there is anything in there about the fans and thermal management. Sometimes there is an option to let the BIOS manage it, or to let the OS manage it.
Thanks for your answer, the config is fine, i'll check the bios later and post here the results of my research.
This is quite an annoying and potentially dangerous (from an hardware standpoint) issue and i want it to solve it asap, i'm willing to revert to older kernels if necessary