[PC-BSD Testing] PC-BSD 8.0-RC

Mike Bybee mbybee at dometrilogy.com
Mon Feb 1 10:00:47 PST 2010


On Mon, Feb 1, 2010 at 5:09 AM, Kris Moore <kris at pcbsd.com> wrote:

> On 02/01/2010 11:17, Alexander Yerenkow wrote:
> > 01.02.2010 17:43, Mike Bybee пишет:
> >>
> >>
> >> On Mon, Feb 1, 2010 at 8:29 AM, Alexander Yerenkow <yerenkow at uct.ua
> >> <mailto:yerenkow at uct.ua>> wrote:
> >>
> >> 01.02.2010 17:00, Mike Bybee пишет:
> >>>
> >>> >
> >>> > I have often had a similar issue with my laptop under
> >>> PC-BSD - might want to
> >>> > check the heat (sysctl -a |grep therm). If powerd is
> >>> still not working, it
> >>> > tends to overheat and shut off automatically.
> >>>
> >>> Go ahead and enable powerd in the rc.conf, does that help
> >>> solve the
> >>> problem? The reason we don't enable it by default anymore
> >>> is that it
> >>> messes up certain devices on 8.0, causes X to lockup :(
> >>>
> >> Ran few tests, with or without powerd, x, - same. My laptop
> >> turning off.
> >> sysctl | therm show not high temperature.
> >>
> >> Tested same with CentOS/PC-BSD7.1.1 - I can do anything, load
> >> fully laptop, I even left it at cover (so air can't fully
> >> circulate) - not turning off.
> >>
> >> Seems I have some weird problem with 8.0p2 :(
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> >>
> >> I'm sure you already checked the logs for errors, but I'm curious -
> >> what processor speed and what temp settings are you showing under
> >> PC-BSD 7?
> >> Might try a quick script to grab the output from sysctl -a|grep
> >> cpu|grep freq and sysctl -a |grep therm every 60 seconds or so, and
> >> see what it runs under PC-BSD 7 vs 8.
> >>
> >> I know on 7 and 8 alpha my CPU ran at about 50% of full speed most of
> >> the time, but on 8 Beta and 8 RC it runs at 100% all the time.
> >>
> >> Failing that, since you mention it's failing even running without X, I
> >> am curious what the logs show. There could be an ACPI issue, possibly?
> >
> >> Does it crash with ACPI disabled?
> > yes :(
> >
> > I'm going to make one more install soon, will get clean logs then.
> > But I don't think that any logs saved - laptop shuted down immediately,
> > not even in 100-200ms.
> > There is no sign of some fail shutdown seen.
>
>
>
> Have you guys been able to try this on FreeBSD 8.0-Release as well? The
> 8.0-Alphas we're based on FreeBSD 8.0-PreRelease, and its possible
> something got broken when we moved to 8.0-Release :(
>
> Also, you may want to post some of your findings over to the ACPI list:
>
> http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-acpi
>
> Some of the devs who hangout there may be interested in these errors,
> and maybe have a solution :)
>
>
>
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>
> Kris Moore
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I'm don't have an 8.0 install on a laptop - I'll go give it a try and
update. That is fairly obvious, and I should have tried that :D

-- 
Thanks,
Mike Bybee
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