Re: Help Me Please

From: Eric Piel
Date: Thu Jul 28 2005 - 09:36:41 EST

07/28/2005 03:53 PM, gabri wrote/a Ãcrit:
I have a laptop. Is amd mobile SEMPRON but when I
ejecute cpufreq say this:

analyzing CPU 0:
no or unknown cpufreq driver is active on this CPU

I remcompiled a lot of kernel" 2.6.8 etc"
witch support for cpu scaling but when i am triying
load a module powernow-k8 say this error:
powernow-k8: Found 1 AMD Athlon 64 / Opteron
processors (version 1.00.09b)
powernow-k8: BIOS error: maxvid exceeded with pstate

and with powernow-k7: powernow: This module only
with AMD K7 CPUs
mi claptop isn't overcloked and i don't know how fix
the problem.


According to the message, it's clear that powernow-k8 fits your CPU. I don't know the meaning of the error message, though.

First, have you upgraded your BIOS to the latest available version?

Also, you might have better feedback if you contact the cpufreq mailing-list: cpufreq@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

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