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43.4.0 (2015-06-25)
5  documentation: Update the note about libsensors license
6  sensors.conf.5: Enhance the hysteresis documentation
7  sensors.conf.default: Add support for NCT6779 and NCT6791
8  libsensors: Get rid of arbitrary limit on per-type sensor count
9              Add support for temperature min and critical min hysteresis
10              Fix sparse warnings
11  sensors: Add support for temperature min and critical min hysteresis
12  fancontrol: Deal with moving hwmon attributes
13              Fix shell error when FCFANS is not set
14              Reduce memory consumption (#2391)
15  healthd: Avoid using external commands
16  sensors-detect: Add detection of ADC128D818
17                  Add detection of AMD family 16h Kabini and Mullins
18                  Add detection of ITE IT8620E and IT8623E
19                  Add detection of TMP441, TMP442, LM95233, LM95234,
20                  and LM95235
21                  Add detection of NCT7802Y
22                  Print kernel version and processor information
23                  Add detection of NCT6792D
24                  Add reference to nct6683 driver
25                  Show that NCT6102D/6104D/6106D are supported by nct6775 driver
26                  Show NCT5573D as compatible to NCT6776F with same chip ID
27                  Document support for EMC1402, EMC1404, and EMC1424
28                  Detect new revisions of EMC14xx
29                  Add detection of EMC1422
30                  Document driver support for TMP431 and TMP432
31                  Add detection of TMP400 and TMP435
32                  Add detection of IT8786E
33                  Add detection of IT8780F
34                  Add detection of IT8731F and IT8732F
35                  Add detection of Intel 5500/5520/X58
36                  Loosen detection rules for TS3000/TSE2002
37                  Add detection of TSE2004 and TS3001
38                  Document driver support for NCT7802Y
39                  Add detection of NCT7904D
40                  Add detection of IT8790E
41                  Fix graphics cards detection (#2386, #2392)
42                  Skip more addresses on graphics card I2C bus (#2392)
43
443.3.5 "Happy Birthday Beddy" (2014-01-22)
45  libsensors: Improve documentation of two functions
46              Increase MAX_SENSORS_PER_TYPE to 33
47  init: Fix EnvironmentFile in service files
48        Drop syslog.target dependency from service files
49  sensors-conf-convert: Add a manual page
50  sensors-detect: Report built-in drivers as such
51                  Use modules.builtin instead of /sys/module
52                  Handle built-in modules properly
53                  Add detection of NCT6791D
54                  Add detection of NCT6681D, NCT6682D, and NCT6683D
55                  Add detection of F71868A
56                  Add detection of IT8603E
57                  Add two PCI IDs for new family 15h AMD processors
58                  Introduce automatic mode (--auto)
59                  Detect incorrect non-interactive runs
60                  Rework option handling
61                  Fix use of uninitialized value 'vendor_id' on ppc64
62                  Add detection of TMP451
63                  Add detection of SMSC EMC2104
64
653.3.4 (2013-05-27)
66  sensors.conf.5: Mention "sensors -u" to get the raw feature names
67  sensors: Clarify what option -u is good for
68  fancontrol: Fix handling of absolute paths in config
69  pwmconfig: Print the initial PWM values
70             Raise the detection threshold to 3/4
71             Properly deal with multiple fan control
72  sensors-detect: Add detection of AMD family 16h power sensors
73                  Map IT8771E, IT8772E, IT8782F and IT8783F to it87
74                  Use /sys/module instead of /proc/modules where available
75                  Drop legacy sysconfig configuration file syntax
76                  Stay alive when /dev/port is missing
77                  Add detection of IT8752F
78                  Add detection of MCP98244
79                  Add detection of LM95234
80                  Add detection of TMP431/TMP432
81                  Update Nuvoton chip information and NCT6106D chip detection
82                  Drop unreliable DS1621/DS1631 detection
83
843.3.3 "Happy Birthday Sophie" (2012-11-06)
85  documentation: Update fan-divisors, fan divisors are optional
86  libsensors: Fix warning about library path not in /etc/ld.so.conf
87  sensors: Fix libiconv linkage need detection in rare corner case
88           Add support for humidity output
89           Add long switches to manual page
90  sensors-detect: Don't choke on systems without PCI
91                  Avoid probing EDID addresses on graphics cards (#2386)
92                  Add detection of NCT6779D and NCT6102D/NCT6106D
93                  Add detection of SMSC LPC47N217 and SIO10N268
94                  Do not scan I2C adapters on graphics cards by default
95                  Fix parent class discovery when multiplexer is present
96
973.3.2 (2012-03-14)
98  libsensors: Added support for new sysfs attributes
99              Change sysfs detection to survive upcoming kernel changes
100  sensord: Fix memory leaks revealed by valgrind
101           Minor performance improvements
102  sensors: Added support for new sysfs attributes
103           Display both instantaneous and average power if available.
104           Report thermal sensor type 1 as CPU diode
105           Align power values better
106           Fix power interval output
107  fancontrol: Support setup where one PWM output controls several fans
108              Output error messages to stderr
109  sensors-detect: Stop calling for PIIX5 SMBus testers
110                  Improve filtering of fake DMI data
111                  Print DMI system/product version if available
112                  Fix loading of the cpuid module
113                  Make LM73 detection less problematic
114                  Add detection of National Semiconductor LM96163
115                  Add detection of GMT G781
116                  Properly handle Super-I/O chips without logical device
117                  Add detection of National Semiconductor LM96080
118                  Add detection of ITE IT8771E
119                  Add detection of ITE IT8781F, IT8782F and IT8783F
120                  Add detection of ITE IT8510E/TE/G, IT8511E/TE/G,
121                         IT8513E/F/G, and IT8518E
122                  Add detection of ST Microelectronics STTS2002 and STTS3000
123                  Add detection of IDT TSE2002GB2, TS3000GB2, Microchip MCP9804,
124                         and Atmel AT30TS00
125
1263.3.1 (2011-07-21)
127  isadump: Add support for word (16-bit) and long (32-bit) reads
128  isaset: Add support for word (16-bit) and long (32-bit) writes
129  sensors.conf.default: Add a section for the EMC6W201
130  sensors-detect: Add AMD family 15h CPU detection
131                  Add detection of ADT7461A / NCT1008
132                  Add detection of ITE IT8516E/F/G
133                  Integrate with systemd
134                  Drop unreliable smart battery detection
135                  Add detection of SMSC EMC6W201
136                  Drop unreliable detection of Maxim MAX6650
137                  Add detection of SMSC EMC2300
138                  Add detection of MAX6642
139                  Add detection of ITE IT8772E
140                  Don't advertise the ipmisensors driver
141                  Add detection of SA56004
142                  Add detection of LM95245
143
1443.3.0 (2011-03-28)
145  Makefile: Check for bison and flex
146  libsensors: Add support for intrusion detection (#2370)
147              Compute MAX_SUBFEATURES at run-time (#2378)
148              Compute MAX_*_SENSOR_TYPES at build time (#2378)
149              Add support for new sysfs attributes (#2379)
150              Add support for humidity sensors
151              Limit symbol visibility
152  sensors.conf.default: Add a section for the W83627THF
153                        Add a section for the SCH5127
154                        Add a section for the W83627UHG
155                        Add a section for the W83795G/ADG
156                        Add a section for the F81865F
157  sensors: Display 3 decimal places in raw output
158           Add support for intrusion detection (#2370)
159           Fix automatic unit selection of 0 value
160           Added support for additional sensor attributes (#2379)
161  sensors-detect: Improve LM90 and W83L771 detection
162                  Fix error seen if I2C bus numbers are not sequential
163                  Add detection of SMSC EMC1423
164                  Add detection of the Analog Devices ADT7410
165                  Add detection of the National Semiconductor LM94
166                  Add detection of the ITE IT8728F
167                  Implement universal detection for coretemp (#2381)
168                  Add detection of Maxim MAX6639
169                  Add detection of SMSC EMC1023, EMC1043, EMC1053, and EMC1063
170                  Add detection of Nuvoton NCT5571D, NCT5577D and NCT6776F
171                  Add detection of SMSC EMC1002, EMC1033, EMC1046, EMC1047,
172                        EMC1072, EMC1073, EMC1074, EMC1402, and EMC1424
173                  Fixed address ranges checked for SMSC EMC1403 and EMC1404.
174                  Fix detection of SPD EEPROM on DDR3 memory modules
175                  Add detection of AMD family 12h and 14h thermal sensors
176                  Add detection of EMC6D103S
177                  Add detection of National Semiconductor LM75A
178                  Count DMI chassis type 8 as a laptop
179                  Add detection of SMSC SCH5627
180                  Add detection of many Fintek Super-I/O devices
181
1823.2.0 (2010-10-10)
183  libsensors: Increase MAX_SENSORS_PER_TYPE to 24
184              Map individual beep features
185              Change license to LGPL
186  pwmconfig: Sample all fan speeds before returning to full speed (#2380)
187             Wait for fans to return to full speed only once per PWM
188             Drop legacy invocations of cut
189  sensors.conf.default: W83667HG config is similar to W83627EHF/DHG
190  sensord: Fix support of multiple chips (#2377)
191  sensors: Properly handle sensor input read errors
192  sensors-detect: Give udev time to settle before accessing i2c nodes
193                  Add support for Intel PCH (SMBus)
194                  Add support for SMSC EMC1403 and EMC1404
195                  Fix detection of RB-C3 AMD Family 10h CPU
196                  Add support for SMSC EMC2103
197                  Add support for Fintek F71889ED
198                  Add support for ITE IT8721F
199                  Fix Maxim MAX6690 support
200                  Fix handling of duplicate detections
201                  Add support for STMicroelectronics STTS424
202                  Add support for NXP SE97 / SE97B
203                  Add reference to NCT6771F/NCT6772F/NCT6775F
204                  Add support for several JC42.4 compliant temperature sensors
205                  Add support for ITE IT8512E/F and IT8758E
206
2073.1.2 (2010-02-02)
208  libsensors: Support upcoming sysfs path to i2c adapters
209              Add support for HID devices
210  fancontrol: Check that all referenced sysfs files exist
211              Check that all devices match the configuration file
212  pwmconfig: Exit immediately if not root
213             Save device paths and names in configuration file
214  sensors.conf.default: Encourage user to not modify this file
215                        Add a section for adt7473 and adt7475
216                        Add a section for adt7476 and adt7490
217  sensord: Don't name our variables "alarm"
218           Major refactoring including
219           - Cleanup of huge functions
220           - Remove needless casts
221           - Fix coding style
222           - Break long lines
223           - Make functions more robust
224           - Remove unused return value
225           - Make CGI script more XHTML compatible
226  sensors: Fix iconv-related build warning in set_degstr
227  sensors-detect: Refer to tmp401 driver if TMP411 is detected
228                  Clean up the discovery of i2c adapters
229                  Report unsupported Access Bus adapters
230                  Add detection for TI's TMP421, TMP422 and TMP423 chips
231                  The SMSC LPC47M233 isn't currently supported
232                  Support upcoming sysfs path to i2c adapters
233                  Rename the modprobe configuration file to lm_sensors.conf
234                  Only report AMD Family 10h CPU with working sensors
235                  Add detection for AMD Family 11h thermal sensors
236                  Add detection for Intel Atom thermal sensors
237                  Add detection for National Semiconductor LM73
238                  Add SMBus detection for AMD Hudson-2
239                  Add detection for Nuvoton W83667HG-B and W83677HG-I
240                  Add detection for Analog Devices ADT7490
241                  Refer to f71882fg driver if F71889FG is detected
242                  Add detecton for Fintek F71869FG
243                  Detect ADT7473 at 0x2c and 0x2d
244                  More known revisions for the ADT7476
245                  Add detection for Nuvoton W83L771AWG/ASG
246                  Add detection for VIA Nano
247                  Add detection for Texas Instruments AMC6821
248                  Add detection for Analog Devices ADT7411
249  sysconfig-lm_sensors-convert: Fix exit code
250
2513.1.1 (2009-06-21)
252  isadump: Use geteuid instead of getuid so that setuid bit works
253  isaset: Use geteuid instead of getuid so that setuid bit works
254  libsensors: Don't rely on dirent->dt_type being set
255              New method to free the memory allocated for chip names
256  Makefile: Include generated source files in dependency checking
257            Make it possible to skip building of the static library
258  fancontrol: Add support for absolute path to hwmon devices
259  sensord: Remove the hidden commandline interface
260           Introduce struct sensord_arguments
261           Using sigaction for signal handlers
262           Convert to linux coding style
263           Cleanup and refactoring of the source code
264           Don't use the system log when generating a CGI script
265           Disable unit scaling for fan speeds
266           Use daemon logging facility instead of local4 by default
267           Fix a memory leak when a chip name is provided
268  sensors: Fix a memory leak when a chip name is provided
269  sensors-detect: Add nNidia nForce MCP78S SMBus detection
270                  Display Super-I/O address even if LD is disabled
271                  Differentiate between PC8374L and WPCD377I
272                  Use dmidecode to find IPMI interfaces if available
273                  Add Nuvoton W83795G/ADG detection
274                  Add National Semiconductor LM95241 detection
275                  Add Winbond/Nuvoton W83627DHG-P and W83627UHG detection
276
2773.1.0 "Happy Birthday Lina" (2009-02-28)
278  libsensors: Add support for instantaneous power sensors
279              Add support for current sensors
280              Fix error propagation during expression evaluation
281              Detect excessive recursion depth during expression eval (#2365)
282              Return a string rather than NULL for unknown errors
283              Skip non-file sysfs entries for speed
284              Fix memory leak in scanner when using flex 2.5.9 or later
285              Report configuration file read errors
286              Exit the configuration file parser sooner
287              Free bus statements from the configuration file sooner
288              Read extra configuration files from /etc/sensors.d (#2174)
289              Report the configuration file name on parse errors
290              Add support for ACPI devices
291  libsensors.3: Reformat for clarity
292                Document function sensors_snprintf_chip_name
293                Document error-related functions
294  lm_sensors.init: Support new format of /etc/sysconfig/lm_sensors (#2246)
295                   Drop support for kernels 2.4 and earlier
296  lm_sensors.init.suse: Delete (actual SuSE script is much different)
297  Makefile: Install sensors.conf.default instead of sensors.conf.eg (#2333)
298  pwmconfig: Drop support for kernels 2.4 and earlier
299  fancontrol: Don't round temperature values
300              Drop support for kernels 2.4 and earlier
301              Exit if configuration file can't be read
302              Create pid file only after successful initialization
303  maxilife scripts: Delete (driver never ported to Linux 2.6)
304  sensord: Accept negative temperatures in RRD database
305           Don't bail out on transient errors (#2330)
306  sensors: Add support for instantaneous power sensors
307           Add support for current sensors
308           Fix exit code in error case
309  sensors.conf.5: Lots of additions and reworks
310  sensors.conf.default: New, minimum version of sensors.conf.eg (#2333)
311                        Add sections for the SMSC SCH311x and SCH5027
312  sensors.conf.eg: The LM99 offset is now handled in the lm90 driver
313                   Move help section to sensors.conf.5
314                   Add a section for the Asus/Fintek F8000
315  sensors-detect: Fix detection of ADT7463 and LM96000
316                  Add VIA VX800/VX820 SMBus support
317                  Fix detection of Intel 5000 series FB-DIMM AMB
318                  Fix detection of ADT7462
319                  Fix detection of SMSC LPC47M292
320                  Add SMSC LPC47M233 support
321                  Drop support for Linux 2.4 (#2325)
322                  Handle special case chips more efficiently
323                  Fix SMBus detection of W83627EHF and W83627DHG
324                  Get I2C adapter driver names from sysfs (#2328)
325                  Drop old SiS I2C adapter entries
326                  Drop separate LM78-J entry
327                  Merge all Mozart-2 entries
328                  Merge both GL518SM entries into one
329                  Complete GL520SM detection
330                  Improve GL525SM detection a bit
331                  Let kernel 2.6.28 and later handle chips aliases
332                  Unload kernel drivers when we are done with them (#2329)
333                  Fix handling of bus driver names with an underscore
334                  Simplify loading of bus drivers
335                  Fix bus number prediction logic (#2327)
336                  Suggest the sbs driver for smart batteries
337                  Drop alias detection for Super-I/O chips
338                  Move alias detection after all chip detections
339                  Probe chip types from safest to more risky (#2322)
340                  Add an option to skip ISA probes except IPMI
341                  Skip ISA detection by default if a Super I/O was found (#2322)
342                  Do not scan I2C adapters on multimedia cards by default
343                  Skip SMBus probing by default if a Super I/O was found (#2322)
344                  Display I2C address statictics with --stat
345                  Document the new detection order and rules
346                  Gather DMI data and print it at start-up
347                  Always probe the SMBus on Asus, Tyan and Supermicro boards
348                  Move IPMI interface detection to its own section
349                  Skip IPMI probing on laptops
350                  Add Winbond/Nuvoton W83667HG support
351                  Add Intel Core I7 support
352                  Generate new format for /etc/sysconfig/lm_sensors (#2246)
353                  Print warnings about missing modules on screen
354                  Fix detection of older DS1621
355                  Add nNidia nForce MCP67, MCP73, MCP79 SMBus support
356                  Exclude auto-loaded PCI and USB drivers from list (#2368)
357                  Special case probing i2c address 0x73 (to not crash FSC ICs)
358                  Add detection of FSC Hades and Syleus IC's
359                  Add detection of Winbond WPCD377I (no sensors)
360  sensors-detect-stat.pl: Delete (functionality merged into sensors-detect)
361  sysconfig-lm_sensors-convert: Sample config file conversion script (#2246)
362
3633.0.3 (2008-09-28)
364  libsensors: Avoid namespace pollution
365  fancontrol: Don't use named pipes when we don't need them (#2319)
366  pwmconfig: Tell the user about gnuplot if it isn't installed
367             Fix MINSTOP and MINSTART test functions (#2340)
368             Test MINSTOP before MINSTART
369             Use better step values for MINSTOP test
370             Print the revision and date at start-up
371             Detect and report obviously incorrect fan speeds
372             Determine MINSTOP automatically
373             Skip MINSTOP and MINSTART tests if fan can't stop
374             Change default for MINTEMP from 0 to 20 degrees C
375             Add support for attributes in the hwmon class device (#2260)
376             Update manual page
377  sensors.conf.eg: Drop "label temp#_crit" statements
378  sensors-detect: Add Intel SCH (bus) support
379                  Add SMSC EMC6D103 support
380                  Improve MAX6657, MAX6658, MAX6659 detection
381                  Cache the byte data reads (#2326)
382                  Add Maxim MAX6654/MAX6690 support
383                  Add National Semiconductor LM95231 support
384                  Add Analog Devices ADT7481 support
385                  Refactor alias detection functions
386                  Fix Andigilog aSC7621 support
387                  Add Texas Instruments THMC51 support
388                  Fix Analog Devices ADT7461 support
389                  Add VIA C7 support
390                  Fix Winbond W83L786NR/NG/R/G support (#2336)
391                  Add Maxim MAX6646/MAX6647/MAX6649 support
392                  Add VIA VT1212 support
393                  Add SMSC EMC2700LPC support
394                  Add ITE IT8720F support
395                  Add Texas Instruments TMP411 support
396                  Prevent misdetection of W83627DHG on I2C as LM78
397                  W83627DHG has no subclients
398                  Add Maxim MAX1618 support
399
4003.0.2 (2008-05-18)
401  documentation: Delete the FAQ, now maintained on the wiki
402  libsensors: Use __func__ instead of __FUNCTION__
403              Parse the configuration file in C locale
404              Late compute statements override early ones
405              Support virtual hwmon devices (#2309)
406              Support power and energy sensors
407              Support DOS-style configuration files again (#2284)
408  pwmconfig: Don't create the configuration file before it's needed
409             Don't preserve configuration file customizations
410             Fix permissions of the configuration file
411             Don't start if fancontrol is running (#2299)
412  fancontrol: Don't start if already running (#2299)
413              Delete fancontrol.pid at exit time (#2299)
414  sensord: Fix support of multiple chip names on the command line (#2321)
415  sensors: Print energy and power sensors with automatically scaled units
416  sensors-detect: Add SMSC SCH5027D detection
417                  Do not access I/O ports on PPC
418                  Move south bridge sensor detection to the right section
419                  Run chip_special_cases() earlier
420                  New device ID for the SMSC SCH5317
421                  Add SMSC SCH5127 detection
422                  Add National Semiconductor LM64 detection
423                  Add Asus F8000 detection
424                  Add Intel ICH10 (bus) detection
425                  Don't probe I2C addresses 0x40-0x47
426                  Fix the parsing of I2C addresses not to scan
427                  Detect and skip 1-register-only I2C devices
428                  Avoid SMBus word transactions where possible
429                  Add Dallas DS1631 detection
430
4313.0.1 (2008-01-28)
432  documentation: Update the application writing guidelines
433  libsensors: No longer depend on libsysfs (#2262)
434              Don't guess the bus type from the device ID format (#2240)
435              Add support for attributes in the hwmon class device (#2260)
436  Makefile: No warnings about ld configuration for staged installations
437            Document the variable overriding mechanism (#2296)
438  pwmconfig: Really hide errors on sysfs writes
439             Deal gracefully with read-only pwm_enable files
440             Warn about outputs found in automatic mode
441             Repeat available configuration options before prompt (#2289)
442             Fix duplicate warning message when config file is broken
443  fancontrol: Detect improperly formatted FCTEMPS value (#2293)
444  sensord: Fix rrd support (#2276)
445           Use the same colors for daily and weekly charts
446           Drop workaround needed by old versions of rrdtool
447  sensors: Fix error path on library initialization error
448  sensors.conf.eg: Fix voltage value references (g520sm, lm80, pc87366)
449  sensors-detect: Drop PCA9540 detection
450                  Improve sysconfig and modprobe.d integration
451                  Add SMSC SCH5514D-NS detection (no sensors)
452                  Lower the confidence of MAX6650/MAX6651
453                  Add Fintek F71858DG detection
454                  Add Fintek F81216D detection (no sensors)
455  unhide_ICH_SMBus: Add support for the 82801AA (ICH)
456
4573.0.0 (2007-11-24)
458  Makefile: Fix MODULE_DIR usage in etc
459            Fix build on PPC
460  pwmconfig: Better diagnostics in pwmdisable
461             Give the fans some time to spin up
462  sensors-detect: Add Texas Instruments TMP401 detection
463                  Mention the f75375s driver
464                  Add SMSC LPC47B367-NC detection (no sensors)
465                  Reduce w83781d/lm78 I2C address probing range
466                  Add Intel Celeron 4xx and Penryn (CPU on 45nm) detection
467
4683.0.0-rc3 (2007-10-28)
469  libsensors: Add a default configuration file
470              Fix memory leaks on initialization error
471              Make the configuration file optional
472              Change the default configuration file to /etc/sensors3.conf
473  sensord: Reload config on SIGHUP rather than automatically
474           No default configuration file name
475  sensors: Fix file handle leak on library initialization error
476           Handle the case where voltage measurements aren't available
477           No default configuration file name
478           Install as sensors again
479  sensors.conf.eg: Install as sensors3.conf
480  sensors-detect: Fix SMSC LPC47B357/M967 detection
481                  Select the right driver for FSC chips
482  sensors-detect-stat.pl: Handle alternative chip lists
483
4843.0.0-rc2 (2007-10-10)
485  useful_addresses.html: Moved to the wiki
486  Makefile: Add sensors-conf-convert to make install
487  libsensors: Notify the caller when writing a value fails
488              Differentiate between different read error types
489              Report I/O errors as such
490  sensord: Log the error code on failure
491           Drop the configuration file search path mechanism (#2259)
492           Manual page update
493  sensors: Fix spurious critical temperature alarm
494           Print error messages to stderr
495           Make error messages more helpful and consistent
496           Better handling of the fault flags
497  sensors-conf-convert: Add a short help text
498  sensors-detect: Fix SMSC SCH311x detection
499                  Add AMD K10 CPU sensor detection
500
5013.0.0-rc1 (2007-09-25)
502  Initial release
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