[ubuntu] CPU fan runs continuously on my Acer Aspire 5739g

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http://ubuntuforums.org – After searching through several forums, it seems that the CPU keeps running continuously is a quite common problem when running Ubuntu on a computer. There are several suggestions to how to fix this issue, but none have worked on my laptop, an Acer Aspire 5739g, so far. The best suggestion for a fix have I found, is propably this thread. However, when I tried to run pwmconfig, I got this error message: Quote: File /var/run/fancontrol (Hardware)