fan control daemon for Apple Macbooks


mbpfan is a daemon that uses input from coretemp module and sets the fan speed using the applesmc module. This enhanced version assumes any number of processors and fans (max. 10).

 * It only uses the temperatures from the processors as input.
 * It requires coretemp and applesmc kernel modules to be loaded.
 * It requires root use
 * It daemonizes or stays in foreground
 * Verbose mode for both syslog and stdout
 * Users can configure it using the file /etc/mbpfan.conf

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