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Old 02-19-2007, 05:28 AM   #1
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Registered: Feb 2007
Distribution: openSuSE 10.2
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GPU Fan issue when using nVidia drivers


Hi, my situation is that as soon as I install the nvidia drivers on my opensuse 10.2 Toshiba P100 the GPU fan stops working and the laptop gets extremely hot.
If I then uninstall the nvidia drivers and reboot the GPU fan then works normally again.
Is there a patch available for this problem or is there a third party program that I can use to control the GPU fan?
CPU fan seems to work fine with or without the nvidia driver.
 
  


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