Ian Molton spyro at
Tue Oct 22 15:48:05 PDT 2002

On Tue, 22 Oct 2002 22:04:15 +0000 (UTC)
jschrod at (Jochen Schröder) wrote:

> Probably, although I might not be your CPU which is causing the
> trouble. I wouldn't put to much trust into the CPU temperature
> measurements of the athlons anyway. The CPU temp is measure by a diode
> _close_ to the die,

Where did you hear that? I see no such component on my athlonXP, nor on
the Duron I had before that.

> most boards don't provide a chip
> that reads out the on die temperature, so even if your cpu supports it
> your board probably doesn't. Sorry I can't be of more help :-(

again, where did you hear that?

some boards dont use the diode to protect the chip, but most can read
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