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Old 12-22-2003, 06:10 PM   #1
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Hi peoples'

I just installed lm_sensors on by slack box (2.6.0 stable) and when it starts I get the error:
root@linux:~# sensors
Can't access /proc file
Unable to find i2c bus information;
For 2.6 kernels, make sure you have mounted sysfs!
For older kernels, make sure you have done 'modprobe i2c-proc'!

how do I mount "sysfs" I don't think I have one?

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Old 12-22-2003, 08:59 PM   #2
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Become root and create a /sys directory and add following line to /etc/fstab:
sysfs /sys sysfs defaults 0 0

Mount it ( mount /sys )
That should do the trick
Old 12-23-2003, 08:02 AM   #3
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Thank you!!!!!!!
Old 12-23-2003, 03:04 PM   #4
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sysfs missing?

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