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    SubjectRe: Temperature above threshold loop with
    Trevor Hemsley wrote:
    > I just downloaded and installed the latest kernel on my
    > machine here and I think I found a small bug. Shortly after boot I
    > start to receive messages like
    > CPU0: Temperature above threshold, cpu clock throttled (total events =
    > 21672)
    > More importantly, I get approximately 100,000 of these messages per
    > minute and the machine is completely unusable. All of these are for
    > CPU0 - at least all the ones that get written to /var/log/messages.
    > 1,666 notifications a second seems a little on the 'too frequent' side
    > of things to me :-)

    Looks like this may already be fixed in mainline by the following commit:
    commit b417c9fd8690637f0c91479435ab3e2bf450c038
    Author: Ingo Molnar <>
    Date: Tue Sep 22 15:50:24 2009 +0200
    x86: mce: Fix thermal throttling message storm

    Can you confirm that please, either by compiling current git or by applying
    that commit on top of

    Ingo: is that patch already scheduled for stable?


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