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1lm_sensors CHANGES file
3This is a list of the most important changes in 2.x versions. It is by
4no means complete, listing only the most significant changes.
5The ultimate way to know what has changed is to run diff, or even neater,
6ask CVS about it:
8  * Checkout the archive (see doc/cvs for how you can do this)
9  * Determine which tags are valid, by running this command from the
10    project root directory:
11      cvs status -v -l Makefile
12    Valid tags are usually of the form V2-1-0 for version 2.1.0
13  * Ask cvs for the difference between two versions:
14      cvs diff -r TAG1 -r TAG2 DIFF-OPTIONS
15    for example:
16      cvs diff -r V2-0-0 -r V2-0-1 -u
202.8.6 (20040405)
21  File README.thinkpad: Update status
22  File doc/chips/pca9540: New
23  File doc/chips/pc87360-fan: New
24  File etc/ Update pcf8591 default configuration
25  Library: Switch to new sysfs naming standard
26           Fix gcc 3.3 warnings (Philipp Thomas)
27           Support 2.6 ds1621 and pcf8591
28           Change pcf8591 magnitudes
29           Support pc87360-fan
30  Makefile: Install shared library 755
31  Man pages i2cdump.8, i2cset.8, isadump.8: New (Debian team)
32  Man pages i2cdetect.8, sensors-detect.8: New (Debian team)
33  Modules ds1621, pcf8591: Check for capabilities before using them
34                           (Aurelien Jarno)
35  Modules pcf8574, pcf8591: Cleanups
36  Modules ddcmon, eeprom: Fix bogus init (Ralf Roesch)
37  Module adm1021: Better detection and initialization
38  Module pca9540: New driver for the Philips PCA9540
39  Module pc87360-fan: New driver for the National Semiconductor PC87360,
40                      PC87363 and PC87364 Super I/O chips
41  Module smsc47m1: Support the LPC47B27x
42  Programs i2cdetect, i2cdump, i2cset: Fix incorrect bus names if possible
43  Program i2cdetect: Skip special addresses by default
44  Program sensord: Prevent null pointer dereference (Tim Toohey)
45  Program sensors: Print the degree symbol in the terminal's current locale
46                   (Aurelien Jarno)
47                   Update pcf8591 print to support 2.6 driver
48                   Support pc87360-fan
49  Program sensors-detect: Support Maxim MAX6900, ALi M5879, Philips PCA9540
50                          Improved SiS chips support
51                          Add a white list of IBM systems
52                          Drop support of undetectable adapters
53                          Fix smart battery detection
54                          Add smart battery charger and manager detection
55                          Rework adm1021 and clones detection
56                          The PC87360, PC87363 and PC87364 Super I/O chips
57                                                  now have a (preliminary) driver
58                          Rework Super I/O detection
59                          Better support of devfs
60  Program New
632.8.5 (20040305)
64  File doc/chips/SUMMARY: Update
65  File etc/ Epox 8K3A tweaks. (Kronos)
66  Makefiles hotplug and rrd: Remove -o and -g arguments to install
67  Module bmcsensors: Increase max SDRs to 100
68  Module fscher: Rename fanN_min to pwmN (Reinhard Nissl)
69  Module i2c-amd756: Don't register driver to avoid driver conflicts.
70                     (Daniel Rune Jensen)
71  Module it87: Better temperature sensor types handling (Takeru Komoriya)
72               Fix reset=1 (Takeru Komoriya)
73  Module lm80: Code cleanups
74  Module vt1211: Fix bitmask in uch_config read and write; remove in6 and temp1
75  Module vt8231: Fix bitmask in uch_config read and write; remove in6 and temp1
76  Module w83627hf: Add w83637hf support
77                   Fix exported name
78                   Fix PWM in w83627thf
79                   Preserve other bits when forcing temp2/3 to comparator mode
80  Module w83781d: Preserve other bits when forcing temp2/3 to comparator mode
81                  Remove asb100 support
82  Modules asb100, fscher, lm90, max6650, w83l785ts, xeontemp:
83          Define driver ID if i2c-id.h doesn't have it yet.
84  Modules i2c-ali1535, i2c-hydra, i2c-i801, i2c-sis5595:
85          Backport oops fix from Linux 2.6.
86  Modules (all chips): Get rid of useless headers
87  Program Add sysfs support
88  Program sensors: Add w83637hf support
89                   Add support for Shuttle Ethernet EEPROMs
90                   Drop 2.6 subclient detection
91  Program sensors-detect: Add heuristics to the LM80 detection function
92                          Add support for W83L785R, improve W83L784R/AR
93                          Add GeForce FX 5600 as supported by rivatv
94                          More Super IO chips, better handling
95  Library: Update to match renames in fscher
96           Reverse temporary changes to w83l785ts mappings
97           Fix vt1211 and vt8231 uch_config not being writable
98           Add 2.6 lm80 support
99           Add w83637hf support
100           Remove in6 and temp1 from vt1211 and vt8231
101           Add support for Shuttle Ethernet EEPROMs
102           Remove unused as99127f features
1052.8.4 (20040207)
106  File doc/lm_sensors-FAQ.texi: Update 4.20.
107  File doc/chips/it87: Change hyst to low
108  File doc/chips/w83l785ts: New
109  File etc/ Change it87 hyst to low
110                            Fix w83697hf supposed to have temp3
111                            Limits initialization for adm1025/ne1619
112                            Handle fscher voltage conversions
113                            Add Tyan Trinity S2495 KT400 setup (Eric
114                              Schumann)
115                            Fix fscher fan labels (Reinhard Nissl)
116  Library: Better 2.6 eeprom support
117           Change it87 hyst to low
118           Add 2.6 gl518sm, fscher support
119           Fix 2.6 negative voltages handling
120           Temporary fix to w83l785ts mappings
121  Module adm1025: Separate prefix for NE1619
122  Module adm1026: Remove use of temporary ID
123                  Define addresses as a range
124  Module bmcsensors: Fix reservations
125  Module fscher: Externalize voltage conversions
126  Module eeprom: Remove memtype
127  Module i2c-piix4: Fix resource release error
128                    Various cleanups
129  Program Add sysfs support
130  Program mkpatch: Add max6650, lm83, lm90, asb100 and w83l785ts
131                   Drop linux 2.2 support
132                   Add w83627hf
133  Program sensors: Do not show algorithm by default
134                   Cleanup temperature unit display code
135                   Cleanup label spacing code
136                   Fix output to UTF-8 terms (Marcel Sebek)
137                   Simplify gl518sm print
138                   Do not ignore errors in FSC chips prints
139                   Fix w83l785ts print
140                   Cleanup FSC chips prints
141  Program sensors-detect: Fix PATH issues
142                          Correctly point to the fscher driver
1452.8.3 (20040115)
146  File lm_sensors.spec: Update
147  Library: Add 2.6 eeprom, lm90 support
148           Fix 2.6 temp_hystX for 2.6.1-rc1 and later
149  Makefile: Update Alpha CMODFLAGS (Daniel Nilsson)
150  Makefiles: Remove -o and -g arguments to install; add DESTDIR where missing
151  Module i2c-amd756: Fix byte writes
152  Module i2c-tsunami: Cleanups (Daniel Nilsson)
153  Module it87: Fix sg_tlx writes; fix sensor type reporting;
154               add 8712 Super I/O detection;
155               remove initialization of temp_type and fan_ctl;
156               remove init and temp_type module parameters
157  Module lm90: Handle hysteresis differently
158  Module smartbatt: Fix detection, magnitudes, temp
159  Module w83781d: Fix negative voltages
160  Module w83l785ts: New
161  Program eeprog: Make 8 bit mode the default
162  Program fancontrol: Improvements, fixes, support 2.6 kernels
163  Program mkpatch: Add lm75.h
164  Program pwmconfig: Improvements, fixes, support 2.6 kernels
165  Program sensors: Add ASB100 support
166  Program sensors-detect: Add 8712 Super I/O detection;
167                          add W83L785TS detection
1702.8.2 (20031211)
171  IMPORTANT: Limit initialization removed from all chip drivers!
172             If you didn't run 'sensors -s' in the past you may need to now!
173  File Change lm75 scaling back to 1;
174                        Add example for asb100
175  Library: Fix bmcsensors scaling, increase number of sensors;
176           Add w83627thf support; Advance version to 3.0.0;
177           Add hermes, ADM1032, ASB100 support;
178           Add it87 sensor type support;
179           Add sysfs support for kernel 2.6;
180           Fix memory leaks
181  Makefiles: Install fancontrol, pwmconfig, decode-*.pl;
182             Fail if no kernel .config file exists;
183             Don't build module dependencies for user and user_install
184  Modules adm1021, adm1024, adm1025, adm9240, ds1621, gl518sm, gl520sm,
185          it87, lm75, lm78, lm80, lm83, lm87, lm90, mtp008, sis5595,
186          smsc47m1, thmc50, via686a, w83627hf, w83781d:
187          Remove initialization of limits by driver.
188  Modules it87, lm78, mtp008, sis5595, w83627hf: Fix IN_FROM_REG rounding
189  Modules (chip): Init cleanups
190  Module asb100: New
191  Module bmcsensors: Fix voltage scaling, voltage and fan limits
192  Modules ddcmon, eeprom: Add failure printks
193  Module fscher: New (Fujitsu-Siemens Hermes driver)
194  Module i2c-amd756: Fix AMD8111 support
195  Module i2c-amd8111: Fix byte writes
196  Module i2c-nforce2: Fix byte writes
197  Module i2c-piix4: Add support for CSB6; add fix_hstcfg option
198  Module i2c-sis630: Sync with 2.6.0-X driver version
199  Module i2c-viapro: Add support for Via 8237
200  Module it87: Add pwm and "smart guardian" support;
201               add it87 sensor type support
202  Module lm75: Fix negative voltages
203  Module lm90: Add ADM1032 support
204  Module w83781d: Fix 791d and 627hf detection
205  Module w83627hf: Add VID support
206  Program dmidecode: Remove (sensors-detect doesn't need it anymore)
207  Program eeprog: New
208  Programs i2cdetect, i2cdump, i2cset: add -v (version) option;
209                                       support sysfs for i2c bus search
210  Program i2cdetect: Add -l option to list busses
211  Program i2cdump: Add 'c' mode for consective address reads
212  Program mkpatch: Cleanups
213  Program pwmconfig: Handle multiple fans controlled by a single pwm
214  Program sensord: Remove ddcmon support
215  Program sensors: Add ADM1032 support; add messages for sysfs
216  Program sensors-detect: Prefer Super I/O drivers;
217                          Fix W83627HF and W83791D detection; detect CSB6;
218                          Detect ADM1029, ADM1030, ADM1031;
219                          Detect W83637HF, W83697UF;
220                          Add it87 sensor type support; add sysfs support
221                          Reduce lm80 misdetects; remove PCFxxxx "detection"
222                          Detect VT8237 (KT600)
223                          Use VPD instead of DMI+ACPI for Thinkpad detection
224                          Suggest new asb100 driver instead of w83781d
2272.8.1 (20031005)
228  NOTE: Requires i2c-2.8.1 or newer!
229  File Improved adm1025 section
230                        Default temp labels for as99127f
231                        Improved lm83 section
232                        Better support for Asus A7V8X-X
233  File doc/chips/SUMMARY: Add SMSC manufacturer ID
234  File doc/chips/adm1025: Add decent documentation (almost new)
235  File doc/chips/lm83: Known motherboards list update, misc updates
236  Library: Change adm1025 names (hyst/over become low/high)
237           Swap adm1025 temp1 and temp2 to match the driver's order
238           Advance version to 2.0.1
239           Update lm83 support
240           Add support for lm90, xeontemp, max6650
241           Add separate messages for read and write errors
242           Add missing message for parse error
244  Modules (various): Fix includes for compilation on Alpha
245                     Use the new i2c_delay function instead of the various
246                     do_pause functions
247  Module i2c-ali15x3: Fix resource leak (Daniele Bellucci)
248  Module i2c-nforce2: Cleanups
249  Module i2c-i810: Use readl/writel for portable access to PCI memory
250  Module i2c-piix4: Force CPCI735 bug workaround (Tom Rini)
251  Module i2c-savage4: Use readl/writel for portable access to PCI memory
252  Module i2c-sis630: Fix detection
253                     Add block data read/write support
254  Module i2c-sis645: Detection method change/bugfix
255  Module i2c-viapro: Prevent buffer overrun (Sergey Vlasov)
256  Module i2c-voodoo3: Use readl/writel for portable access to PCI memory
257  Module adm1025: Major driver update
258                  Add support for Philips NE1619
259                  Simplify the driver a lot (unified voltages, unified
260                  temperatures and much more)
261                  Fix default voltage limits
262                  Change default temperature limits
263                  Swap remote and local temperatures to match the internal
264                  registers order (make the code unification possible)
265                  Export remote diode fault through alarms
266  Module ddcmon: Major update
267                 Add half a dozen new features
268                 Add checksum parameter (same as for the eeprom module)
269                 Fix monitor limits
270  Module eeprom: Ignore Sony Vaio EEPROMs with a password set
271  Module lm78: Fix a fan_div/fan_min bug
272  Module lm83: Add t_crit and alarms support
273  Module lm90: New
274  Module max6650: New
275  Module saa1064: New
276  Module smsc47m1: Add support for 47M142
277  Module w83627hf: Fix 697HF PWM; fix 697HF VBAT and V5SB alarms;
278                   enhance w83627thf support
279  Module w83781d: Enhance chip detection; clean up error returns;
280                  fix 697HF and 791D PWM; fix 697HF VBAT and V5SB alarms
281  Module xeontemp: New
282  Program Add Direct Rambus (DRDRAM)
283                           Mark Rambus as unsupported
284  Program New
285                          Interfaces between our eeprom module and
286                          parse-edid from the read-edid project
287  Program p4b_smbus: Fix SMP compilation
288  Program sensord: Add support for IT87 (Mike Black)
289                   Change ADM1025 support to match the changes made to
290                   the library
291  Program sensors: Rewrite and enhance EEPROM support
292                   Change LM83 and ADM1025 support to match the changes
293                   made to the library
294                   Add DRDRAM support to print_eeprom
295                   Exit(1) on /proc write failure (Malte Starostik)
296                   Add LM90, MAX6650 support
297  Program sensors-detect: Add support for PCF8574, PCF8574A, SAA1064
298                          Add support for LM82, LM86, LM89
299                          Improved W83781D family detection
300                          Add support for AS19927F rev.2, ASB100 Bach
301                          Add support for Asus Mozart-2 (3 types)
302                          Add support for NE1619
303                          Add support for FSC Hermes
304                          Make sure /sbin is in the user's path
305                          Fix EEPROM detection
306                          Automatic module.conf and /dev/i2c* detection
307                          Improve LM82 and LM83 detection
308                          Handle "to-be-written" cleanly
309                          Add detection for 47M14x Super I/O
310                          Handle the one-address-many-chips-same-driver
311                          case
3142.8.0 (20030714)
315  NOTE: Requires i2c-2.8.0 or newer!!!
316  Dropped all kernel 2.2 and 2.3 compatibility; 2.4.9 or later required;
317                  2.4.13 or later required for mkpatch.
318  File i2c-dev.h: Include userspace portion removed from i2c-dev.h in
319                  i2c package
320  File doc/chips/fscscy: Add watchdog documentation
321  File Fix vt1211/vt8231 thermistor calculations
322  File sensors.h: Now automatically generated
323  Library: Add support for exponents and logarithms for vt1211/vt8235 temps;
324           add adm1026, lm83, lm85, w83791d support;
325           Advance version to 2.0.0
326  Makefiles: Generate warnings if new library won't be found by;
327             Modules now install in kernel/drivers/i2c/[busses,chips];
328             Ensure that headers in /usr/local/include are used first;
329             Don't use /usr/include headers for modules;
330             Handle multiple UTS_RELEASE definitions in linux/version.h;
331             Automatically generate kernel/include/sensors.h;
332             Remove old gzipped modules; remove old misc directory if empty;
333             Remove pre-2.4 installation method;
334             -Wall now the default;
335             Add new targets user, user_install, and help;
336             Run depmod after module installation
337  Modules (all): Cleanups including
338                - Add #include <i2c-proc.h>
339                - C99 initializers
340                - Remove #ifdef MODULE
341                - Remove #ifndef THIS_MODULE
342                - Remove #ifndef MODULE_LICENSE
343                - Remove other 2.1/2.2 #ifdefs
344                - Remove #include "sensors.h", copy SYSCTL defs to module
345                - Remove excess #includes
346                - Remove argument in i2c_register_entry()
347                - Remove dummy xxx_command() definition
348                - Remove EXPORT_NO_SYMBOLS
349                - Remove init_MUTEX #define
350                - Remove xxx_inc_use() and xxx_dec_use() functions; modules
351                  no longer adjust their own refcounts
352                - Use module_init() and module_exit()
353                - Update to new i2c_driver struct definition
354  Modules (bus PCI): Convert to PCI-module-style initialization
355  Modules (several): Add support for AMD Opteron VRM (VID) encoding
356  Module adm1021: Set alarm on failed reads and report old value;
357                  merge changes from kernel 2.5.54
358  Module adm1026: New
359  Module bmcsensors: Fix compile when DEBUG=1
360  Modules ddcmon, eeprom: Use i2c block reads if possible;
361                          better error handling
362  Module ds1307: Add to Makefile
363  Module gl520sm: Fix temperature over/hyst writes
364  Module lm75: merge changes from kernel 2.5.54
365  Module lm83: New
366  Module lm85: New
367  Module i2c-ali1535: Check for invalid transaction
368  Module i2c-ali15x3: Check for invalid transaction
369  Module i2c-amd756: merge changes from kernel 2.5.54;
370                     check for invalid transaction
371  Module i2c-amd8111: merge changes from kernel 2.5.54
372  Module i2c-i801: Add support for 82801EB (ICH5)
373  Module i2c-i810: Fix for some chips
374  Module i2c-nforce2: New
375  Module i2c-piix4: Check for invalid transaction
376  Module i2c-sis5595: Check for invalid transaction; add more blacklist IDs
377  Module i2c-sis645: Add support for SiS648, SiS651, SiS745, and SiS746
378        north bridges; SiS962 and SiS963 south bridges
379  Module i2c-viapro: Check for invalid transaction
380  Modules mtp008, smsc47m1, vt1211, vt8231, w83781d: Standardize and improve
381          pwm and pwm enable support; update docs
382  Module smbus-arp: Check adapter for HW or SW PEC support;
383                    add reset option
384  Module w83781d: Add support for w83791d
385  Module w83627hf: New
386  Program Recognize DDR and Rambus
387  Program eeprom: Fix writes for small eeproms
388  Program eeprom, eepromer: Use local i2c-dev.h for build
389  Program fancontrol: New
390  Program lm_sensors.init: Call sensors -s in start()
391  Program mkpatch: Fix vt8231 compile; keep tsunami from menu on non-alpha;
392                   Add adm1026,lm85 support;
393                   Remove sensors.c file; add sensors_compat.h;
394                   Remove patches to i2c-core.c and drivers/char/mem.c;
395                   Now works only for kernels 2.4.13 or later
396  Program p4b_smbus: Fix 'make install';
397                     Install in same place as other modules;
398                     Clear correct bits in config word
399  Program pwmconfig: New
400  Program sensors: add adm1026, lm85, w83791d support
401  Program sensors-detect: Add super i/o detection (smsc47m1, vt1211,
402                          w83627hf, w83627thf, w83697hf);
403                          Add support for SiS651, SiS961, SiS745, SiS746;
404                          Support dmidecode 2.0 and later;
405                          Fix "C" format error;
406                          Add support for adm1026, 82801EB (ICH5), W83791D;
407                          Add support for w83l785ts, nForce2;
408                          Fix UTF-8 incompatibility;
409                          Better support for lm75;
410                          Add support for lm83
4122.7.0 (20021208)
413  NOTE: Requires i2c-2.7.0 or newer.
414  File doc/busses/i2c-ali1535: Add license, miscellaneous changes
415  File doc/busses/i2c-ali15x3: Add license, miscellaneous changes
416  File doc/busses/i2c-sis645: Add license
417  File doc/chips/lm92: Add license, features
418  File doc/chips/maxilife: Add license, parameters, features
419  File doc/chips/smartbatt: Complete rewrite
420  File doc/chips/vt8231: Add license, parameters
421  File Add section for lm75; complete the lm78 section
422  Library: Add support for MC1066; add multiple VRM version support for lm87;
423           enhance adm1023 support; initial support for Sony Vaio eeprom;
424           add support for bmcsensors; add hacks for additional dummy drivers
425  Makefile: Take kernel source location from /lib/modules/x.x.x/build;
426            add flags for x86_64 compiles
427  Module adm1021: Add support for MC1066
428  Module bmcsensors: New       
429  Module dmi_scan: Rename symbol duplicated in kernel; apply fixes from
430                   kernel 2.5.43; fix 2.2 kernel compiles
431  Module gl518sm: Iterate allowed only for rev 0x00
432  Module i2c-amd756: Configure base address for nForce support;
433                     check for uninitialized base address;
434                     add support for amd8111 (SMBus 1.0)
435  Module i2c-amd8111: New (SMBus 2.0)
436  Module i2c-ipmb: New
437  Module i2c-ipmi: New
438  Module i2c-keywest: Sync with kernel 2.4.20
439  Module i2c-sis630: Add support for SiS730
440  Module i2c-sis645: Improve support for SiS645/961;
441                     add support for SiS645DX/961 and SiS735;
442                     fix 2.2 kernel compiles
443  Module i2c-viapro: Add support for VT8233A (new ID 0x3177) and VT8235
444  Module lm87: Add multiple VRM version support
445  Module vt1211: Fix inx limits and alarms; fix in0
446  Module vt8231: Fix inx limits and alarms; fix in0
447  Module w83781d: Fix in0/in1 initialization
448  Module smartbatt: New
449  Modules (several): Remove #ifndefs, require i2c-2.7.0; HZ fixes
450  Program Code cleanup; valid HTML; better HTML output;
451                           stop decoding on checksum error
452  Program dmidecode: Fix read bug; upgrade to version 1.8
453  Program doc-insmod: Complete rewrite; fix author output
454  Program doc-features: Complete rewrite; handle missing sysctl entries;
455                        handle unknown prefix with suggestion
456  Program lm_sensors.init: Remove spaces bug; add green/red output
457  Program mkpatch: Fix dmi_scan module compile; add sis630, sis645, amd8111
458  Program rrd: Add sanity limits to newly-created RRD.
459  Program sensord: (v0.6.2) Add sanity limits to newly-created RRD.
460  Program sensors: Add support for MC1066, Rambus Rimms;
461                   fix w83781d temp3 alarm; fix gl518sm rev 0x00 recognition;
462                   initial support for Sony Vaio eeprom
463  Program sensors-detect: Add support for MC1066, smart battery, 8235,
464                          IPMI, AMD8111; add help if no sensors found;
465                          add ACPI method for IBM system detection;
466                          work with old Perl versions again;
467                          initial support for Sony Vaio eeprom
4692.6.5 (20020915)
470  NOTE: Requires i2c-2.6.1 or newer, or kernel 2.4.13 or newer.
471  File Fix temp[23] for as99127f; add vt8231
472  Library: Fix fan3_div writes for w8378* and it87; add vt8231
473  Module dmi_scan: new
474  Module ds1621: Fix enable/disable
475  Module eeprom: Do not corrupt 24RF08's when checksum=1
476  Module i2c-i801: Check for uninitialized base address;
477                   enable if not enabled
478  Module i2c-piix4: Refuse to load on IBM systems to prevent 24RF08 corruption
479  Module i2c-sis630: new
480  Module i2c-sis645: new
481  Module lm92: Fix in-kernel initialization
482  Module via686a: Remove VT8231 support
483  Module vt8231: new
484  Module w83781: recognize Asus "ASB100 Bach" as AS99127F
485  Program dmidecode: new
486  Programs i2cdetect, i2cdump, i2cset, isadump: Now installed by 'make install'
487  Program mkpatch: Add entries for, lm92,
488                   pcf8574, pcf8591, smsc47m1, vt1211;
489                   add dmi_scan
490  Program p4b_smbus: Fix compile for SMP and MODVERSIONS; fix PCI ID problem
491  Program lm_sensors.init: fix stop()
492  Program sensord: (v0.6.1) Add /usr/local/etc to config file path;
493                   add support for logging loadavg in RRD;
494                   fix down-converting raw labels for RRD;
495                   update chip support, still behind sensors
496  Program sensors: Add /usr/local/etc to config file path;
497                   fix -c and -u flags; add vt8231
498  Program sensors-detect: recognize Asus "ASB100 Bach" as AS99127F;
499                          refuse to run on IBM systems;
500                          fix sysconfig module numbering;
501                          change quick write to not corrupt 24RF08's
5032.6.4 (20020719)
504  NOTE: Requires i2c-2.6.1 or newer, or kernel 2.4.13 or newer.
505  File doc/vid: New
506  File include/sensors_vid.h: New
507  File Add vt1211, smsc47m1
508  Library: Add multiple VRM version support for adm1025, w83781d;
509           fix 'flex scanner jammed' on some systems;
510           add vt1211, smsc47m1, lm92;
511           fix access mode checking
512  Makefiles: For 2.4+ kernels, modules now install in
513             kernel/drivers/[i2c,sensors] , not misc/ , and
514             'make install' removes old versions in misc/ .
515             Use $CFLAGS and $CPPFLAGS if defined.
516  Module adm1025: Add multiple VID version support
517  Module ds1307: new
518  Module i2c-amd756: Add nVidia nForce support; fix block read length;
519                     reliability improvements
520  Module i2c-hydra: Flush posted writes
521  Module i2c-i801: Add support for 82801DB (ICH4)
522  Module i2c-i810: Flush posted writes
523  Module i2c-savage4: new
524  Module i2c-viapro: Add support for VT8231 (0x8235), VT8233A (0x3147)
525  Module i2c-voodoo3: Flush posted writes
526  Module ds1307: New
527  Module lm92: New
528  Module smbus-arp: new
529  Module smsc47m1: new
530  Module via686a: Add support for VT8231 sensors
531  Module vt1211: new
532  Module w83781d: Add multiple VID version support; fix temp alarms
533  Program eeprom: new
534  Program i2cdump: Add smbus block command specification, add PEC support
535  Program lm_sensors.init: new
536  Program mkpatch: Add sensors_vid.h, i2c-savage4, lm92,
537                   pcf8574, pcf8591, smsc47m1, vt1211
538  Program p4b_smbus: Add support for ICH4
539  Program rrd: Fix swapped CPU and MB temps in summ_week.cgi
540  Program sensord.init: Renamed, was prog/init/sensors
541  Program sensord: Major update, now requires rrd source;
542                   not compiled by default
543  Program sensors: Recognize DDR SDRAM; add adm1025 VID; add -A
544                   (don't display algo. and adap.) option;
545                   add vt1211, smsc47m1, lm92
546  Program sensors-detect: Add VT8231, VT8233A, several S3 devices;
547                          add 82801DB, LM85; fix perl warnings;
548                          generate /etc/sysconfig/lm_sensors for
549                          lm_sensors.init script
5512.6.3 (20020322)
552  NOTE: Requires i2c-2.6.1 or newer, or kernel 2.4.13 or newer.
553  Chip modules (most): Allow THIS_MODULE definition for kernels 2.2.18+
554  File doc/chips/it87: add more temp_type help
555  File Un-ignore it87 in8, temp3, fan3;
556                        add adm1021 section; add lm87 AIN[1,2] template;
557                        swap negative voltage limits for 782d,783s,627hf,
558                        697hf,it87; add more it87 help; swap neg. voltage
559                        limits for lm78(-j), lm79, w83781d, as99127f
560  Library: Add PCF8591, W83697HF, ADM1023 support;
561           fix w83* fan_min computes;
562           swap neg. voltage limits for lm78(-j), lm79, w83781d, as99127f
563  Module adm1024: Add MODULE_LICENSE("GPL")
564  Module bt869: Add s-video out and DVD resolution support
565  Module eeprom: Add support for locations 128-255; rename /proc entries in hex
566  Module fscscy: implement min/max for voltages and fans
567  Module i2c-amd756: Add support for AMD768
568  Module i2c-i810: Add support for 810E
569  Module i2c-keywest: Big update, sync with kernel 2.4.18
570  Module i2c-piix4: Check for uninitialized base address
571  Module i2c-sis5595: Blacklist 645, 735
572  Module i2c-viapro: Check for uninitialized base address
573  Module gl518sm: Standardize /proc entries in0-3
574  Module lm87: Fix in0, in1, in5 initial limits; ain[1,2] -> in[6,7];
575               fan -> fan1; fix temp2 limit writes
576  Module pcf8574: Add support for PCF8574A; /proc interface changed
577  Module pcf8591: new
578  Module sis5595: Blacklist 645, 735
579  Module w83781d: Add W83697HF support; allow force_subclients parameter
580                  for Tyan 2460
581  Programs, Update for new /proc names
582  Program new
583  Program i2cdump: Add i2c block read capability (requires i2c-2.6.3);
584                   add text output
585  Program init/sensors: New SysV init script
586  Program Add support for fscscy, add more help entries
587  Program p4b_smbus: new
588  Program rrd: Install summ_week.cgi
589  Program sensors: Add PCF8591, W83697HF, ADM1023 support,
590                   clean up chassis intrusion prints
591  Program sensors-detect: Add several Nvidia chips, add PCF8591, add 810E;
592                          fix Via686a and it87 detection;
593                          add AMD768, IPMI-BMC-KCS and -SMIC; add Via 8231;
594                          fix uninitialized values; it87 beats lm78
5962.6.2 (20011118)
597  NOTE: Requires i2c-2.6.1 or newer, or kernel 2.4.13 or newer.
598  Chip Modules (all): malloc.h -> slab.h
599  Modules (all): Add MODULE_LICENSE("GPL")
600  File doc/FAQ: More updates and additions
601  File Fix it87 in5,in6 (-12,-5) calculations
602  Library: Add fscpos and fscscy support, fix gl520 in4 ID,
603           update it87 alarm ID's.
604  Module fscpos: new (Fujitsu-Siemens Poseidon driver)
605  Module fscscy: new (Fujitsu-Siemens Scylla driver)
606  Module i2c-amd756: Improve busy handling/printk's
607  Module i2c-i801: Add 82801CA/CAM support
608  Module i2c-keywest: Sync with PPC people, it works now
609  Module i2c-piix4: Add Intel 82443MX and SMSC Victory66 support
610  Module i2c-viapro: Add Via VT8233 support
611  Module it87: Merge alarm_* /proc entries to alarms
612  Module sis5595: Fix support for rev B0
613  Module via686a: Make limit initializations reliable
614  Module w83781d: Allow init=0 parameter to bypass initialization
615  Program isadump: Add flat address space (PCI) support
616  Program Add support for i2c-ali1535, adm1024, ds1621,
617                      fscpos, it87, maxilife, mtp008
618  Program sensors: Fix w83781d temp precision
619  Program sensors-detect: Add ALI1535, Via VT8233, it87 (i2c),
620                          Fujitsu Poseidon and Scylla, 
621                          Intel 82443MX and 82801CA/CAM detection,                     
622                          add ITE 8172G detection (driver in kernel 2.4.10)
6242.6.1 (20010830)
625  File BUGS: Updated
626  File doc/FAQ: More updates and additions
627  File doc/chips/adm1021: Claim support for Philips NE1617, NE1617A
628  File Fix/enhance it87 section
629  Library: ds1621 and it87 updates
630  Module i2c-ali15x3: Allow force_addr=0xaddr; enable if not enabled.
631  Module i2c-amd756: Add AMD 766 support
632  Module i2c-i801: Fix 82801BA detection broken by kernel 2.4.6
633  Module i2c-piix4: Add Serverworks CSB5 support
634  Module i2c-sis5595: Recognize unsupported chips and refuse to load
635  Module adm1025: Fixed temp2 min/max writes
636  Module ds1621: Add 12-bit precision mode
637  Module it87: Enable all alarms, add in8 support, add sensor type selection
638  Module sensors: Don't initialize i2c-proc (moved to i2c-core);
639                  remove support for module
640  Module sis5595: Recognize unsupported chips and refuse to load
641  Module w83781d: Fix fan speed for as99127f (broken by 2.6.0)
642  Program eepromer: new
643  Program Fix dependencies on i2c-proc; disallow compilation
644                      of sensors.c as a module in kernel
645  Program sensors: it87 updates; adjust temp. precision for some chips
646  Program sensors-detect: Fix ADM1024 and ADM1025 detection;
647                          recognize unsupported SiS chips;
648                          recognize AMD 766 and Serverworks CSB5.
6502.6.0 (20010612)
651  NOTE: i2c-2.6.0 MUST BE be compiled AND installed first!!!
652        If your make fails because it can't find <linux/i2c-proc.h>, you
653        forgot this step!!!
654  File doc/FAQ: Many, many updates and additions
655  File doc/busses/i2c-sis5595: new
656  File doc/busses/i2c-tsunami: new
657  File doc/chips/it87: new
658  File doc/chips/via686a: Claim support for 686b.
659  File README.thinkpad: new
660  File Adjust as99127f in5 (-12V) and temp2 calculations;
661                        Add lm87, adm9240, ds1780, lm81 templates;
662                        Enhance help comments in file;
663                        Add Tyan S2510 dual-MTP008 example;
664                        Make separate sis5595 section.
665  Include file i2c-isa.h: No longer required, moved to i2c.h in i2c package
666  Include file sensors.h: Most contents moved to i2c-proc.h in i2c package
667  Library: Fix/standardize some lm87 and mtp008 entries; add sis5595 in4;
668           Add support for maxilife-nba and amd1024;
669           Change from sensors_* to i2c_* globals for new i2c-proc.[ch]
670  Chip Modules (all ISA): Remove #include "i2c-isa.h"
671  Chip Modules (all): Change from sensors_* to i2c_* globals
672                      for new i2c-proc.[ch]
673  Makefiles: enhance to support Alpha architecture
674  Module adm1021: Fix lm84 and gl523sm support
675  Module adm1024: new
676  Module i2c-i801: Chip detection cleanup
677  Module i2c-i810: Fixed i2c_i810_init() not found in patched kernel
678  Module i2c-sis5595: Allow force_addr=0xaddr; enable if not enabled.
679  Module i2c-tsunami: New
680  Module i2c-via: Ensure i2c bus is tristated correctly.
681  Module it87: new driver for IT8705, IT8712, Sis950 chips
682  Module lm78: Recognize chipid=0x20
683  Module lm87: Fix in0, in1 (2.5V and Vccp1) calculations
684  Module mtp008: Fix temp initializations;
685                 Save BIOS pin configuration of temps and fans;
686                 Fix sensor type reads/writes and fan min writes;
687                 Fix spurious invalid sensor type messages
688  Module sensors: Disabled, moved to i2c package as i2c-proc.c; only
689                  used for patched kernel now.
690                  Add xxx_init() calls for drivers added to mkpatch in 2.5.5.
691  Module sis5595: Fix temp, add in4 for chip revision 0xc0;
692                  Allow force_addr=0xaddr
693  Module via686a: Allow force_addr=0xaddr (for A7V/K7V boards)
694  Module w83781d: Don't reinitialize as99127f chip; this may cause fan/temp
695                  reading changes; Add messages for subclient
696                  registration failure
697  Programs i2cdetect, i2cdump: add devfs /dev/i2c/x support
698  Program i2cset: new
699  Program isadump: fix for Alpha arch. compiles
700  Program Fix adm9240 typos; Add more chips to;
701                      Remove ltc1710; Fix i2c_sis5595 typo;
702                      Support kernel 2.4.5 makefile change;
703                      Add i2c-tsunami; fixed i2c-voodoo3 configuration
704  Program sens_update_rrd: new
705  Program sensord: Add -d (debug) and -p (pid-file) options
706  Program sensors: Change reported version from 1.3 to the lm_sensors version;
707                   Fix swapped limit and hysteresis on 9240, 5595, 686a;
708                   Change mtp008 temps from max/min to limit/hyst;
709                   Add maxilife-nba, adm1024, it87 support.
710  Program sensors-detect: Recognize lm78 with chipid=0x20;
711                          Recognize SMSC Victory66 South Bridge;
712                          Add devfs /dev/i2c/x support;
713                          Add adm1024, it87xx support; Add thinkpad warning.
714  Program tellerstats: new
7162.5.5 (20010115)
717  NOTE: i2c-2.5.5 MUST BE be compiled and installed first, UNLESS
718        you have kernel 2.4.0-prerelease or greater.
719  Chip modules (all): Update mutex definition (works now for new 2.2 kernels)
720  File doc/developers/proc: new
721  File Add mtp008 entries, adm1025 entries
722  Library: Add ds1621, mtp008 support
723  Module adm1021: Add support for adm1021a / adm1023
724  Modules adm1021, thmc50: Rename /proc entries to temp[1-2]
725  Module adm1025: Add support for remote temp; rename /proc entries to
726                  in[0-5] and temp[1-2]; fix negative temp readings
727  Module adm9240: Rename /proc entries to in[0-5]
728  Module ddcmon: allow force and force_ddcmon parameters
729  Module ds1621: new
730  Module i2c-ali1535: Enhance error checking and recovery; add mutex
731  Module i2c-i810: Add "dummy write" before reads per Intel prog. ref.
732  Module i2c-piix4: add support for ServerWorks southbridge OSB4
733  Module lm87: cleanup, update voltage calculations
734  Module mtp008: new
735  Module pcf8574: change update time to 5 seconds
736  Modules sis5595, i2c-sis5595: Check for uninitialized base addresses
737  Module w83781d: fix beep setting via /proc
738  Programs editticket, readticket: new
739  Program only works with 2.2 and 2.4 kernels; 2.3 support removed
740  Program more fixes; now adds many more modules
741  Program sensors: Add ds1621, mtp008 support; add -f (Fahrenheit) option;
742                   add adm1025 temp2; report temp limits correctly as
743                   min/max or limit/hysteresis; print message if no
744                   sensors are found. Removed false errors from lm87 reads.
745  Program sensors-detect: Add ds1621, mtp008 detection;
746                          add ServerWorks detection
7482.5.4 (20001012)
749  Module i2c-viapro: Add support for Via 596B (0x3051)
750  Program m7101: moved to CVS tree, updated for 2.4.0 kernels
751  Program fixed infinite loop
752  Program sensors-detect: Detect Via 596B (0x3051)
7542.5.3 (20001008)
755  NOTE: i2c 2.5.3 MUST BE be compiled and installed first.
756  File useful_addresses.html: update
757  Library: Add lm87 support
758  Module pcf8574: new
759  Module i2c-ali1535: new
760  Module i2c-ali15x3: removed force #ifdef.
761  Module i2c-i801: support Intel 82801BA (815E chipset)
762  Module i2c-i801: add i2c block write support, fix smbus block bugs
763                   (requires i2c 2.5.3 package)
764  Module i2c-i810: support Intel 82815
765  Module lm87: new
766  Module sensors: Fix for kernel 2.4.0-test8
767                  (remove copy_to_user_ret and put_user_ret)
768  Module w83781d: limit fan divisors to 8 max. for as99127f
769  Program decode-dimms: Add html output option, update for SPD spec 1.2B.
770  Program i2cdump: Add smbus block read support
771  Programs i2cdetect, i2cdump: Improve error reporting
772  Program sensors: new switch -u (--unknown)
773  Program sensors-detect: detect Intel 82801BA (815E chipset)
774  Program sensors-detect: detect Intel 82815
775  Program sensors-detect: detect ITE IT8705F / IT8712F (no driver yet)
776  Program sensors-detect: detect National LM87
777  Program sensors-detect: detect nVidia devices supported by i2c-riva.o
778  Program sensors-detect: Improve error reporting
7802.5.2 (20000709)
781  File Fix lm80 in8 calculation
782  Module w83781d: W83783S no longer crashes on unloading
783  Program sensors-detect: more robustness in case of unknown i2c adapters
784  Program sensors-detect, libsensors: fix eeprom size reporting
785  Program sensord: more flexibility, support for alarm scanning etc.
786  Program sensors: support for ignore setting on sensor alarms.
787  Programs: understand /dev/i2c* files (instead of /dev/i2c-*) too.
7892.5.1 (20000618)
790  Library: Add adm1025 support
791  Module adm1025: new
792  Module ddcmon: Fixed bus scan which could hang SMBus
793  Module i2c-keywest: new
794  Module maxilife: Add support for Maxilife '99 (NBA)
795  Module via686a: Enable sensors if not enabled by BIOS
796  Module w83781d: Improve w83783s support, w83627hf always has 2 pwm
797  Module w83781d: Fix sensor2&3 selection, enable VBAT (in8) monitoring
798  Module w83781d: Remove as99127f entries for in7-8, pwm3-4, sensor1-3
799  Module w83781d: Fis as99127f fan speed (was 66% too high)
800  Module w83781d: Improve beep input checking
801  Program i2cdump: Add Winbond-style bank selection
802  Program isadump: Add Winbond-style bank selection
803  Program sensors: Add adm1025 support.
804  Program sensors: Remove some as99127f entries, fix as99127 "(beep)"
805  Program sensors-detect: Fix i801 detection, add adm1025 driver entry
806  File Add Maxilife '99 entries
807  File Remove some as99127f entries.
808    Note: For as99127f, reinstall manually (make install
809          won't reinstall it) or else 'sensors -s' will fail.
8112.5.0 (20000312)
812  Dropped all kernel 2.0 and 2.1 compatibility
813  Module i2c-i810: new
814  Module ddcmon: new
815  Module via686a: new
816  Module i2c-amd756: fixed region request
817  Module i2c-voodoo3: Converted to use i2c-algo-bit layer
818  Module w83781d: Don't change pin settings at initialization;
819                  also fix chip detection.
820  Library: Support for ddcmon and via686a
821  Program sensors-detect: Support for ddcmon and via686a
822  Program sensors: Support for eeprom, ddcmon and via686a
8242.4.5 (20000116)
825  Introduced DESTDIR installation prefix
826  Module lm80: fixes, temperature now read and set correctly
827  Module i2c-voodoo3: driver enhancements
828  Module w83781d: fixes, AS99127 works much better now
829  Library: New ignore keyword in config file
830  Programs: Support for new ignore keyword
831  Program sensors-detect: Support for MGA detections
8332.4.4 (19991201)
834  Addition of the alpha release of AMD 756 SMBus host support.
835  Many fixes and updates to the gl518sm driver
836  Updates and fixes for device detection
8382.4.0 (19990920)
839  Too much to list.
840  i2c and smbus parts are split off to a separate i2c package.
841  New drivers and other stuff.
8432.3.4 (19990616)
844  Module matorb: driver for Matrix-Orbital Displays (small LCD and VFDs)
845  All: Now compiles against kernel 2.0.x (again ;)
846  Module gl518sm: some updates and refinements
8482.3.3 (19990603)
849  All: Now compiles against kernel 2.3.x (x >= 1)
850  Module i2c-voodoo3: Timing issue fixes
851  Module bt869: Seems to be functional and relatively well tested
852  Many modules were modified to be more compatible with the new
853   Mutex structure in the new experimental kernels.
8552.3.2 (19990507)
856  Module i2c-hydra: Now compiles on 2.0.x kernels
857  Module i2c-lm75: Slightly better detection
858  * New, but not compiled by default:
859  Module i2c-voodoo3: beginning of Voodoo3 I2C bus driver
860  Module bt869: Beginning of BT869 (PAL/NTSC video converter) driver
8622.3.1 (19990501)
863  All: Now compiles on PPC
864  Module i2c-hydra: NEW
865  Module i2c-proc: Buffer overflow removed: `less /proc/bus-i2c-0' now works
866  Module w83781d: Removed deadlock (mutex was not initialized)
867  Documentation: A few glitches removed
868  Makefile: default module installation directory is now
869            /lib/modules/current/extra/misc
870  Program sensors-detect: PPC Hydra now detected
871  Program sensors: Now prints complete GL518SM information
872  Program sensors: SIS5595, ADM1021, MAX1617(A), ADM9240, DS1780 added
8742.3.0 (19990422)
875  All: Many, many changes and improvements
876  All: Many small bugs and problems removed
877  Modules: New insmod parameters
878  Modules: Much improved chip detection
879  Module maxilife: NEW
880  Module adm1021: MAX1617A now also supported
881  Module adm9240: DS1780 now also supported
882  Module w83781d: W83782D and W83783S now also supported
883  Program sensors-detect: NEW
884  Library: All chips now supported
885  Documentation: Very much improved
8872.2.2 (199903??)
888  Just some minor updates and bug fixes.
8902.2.1 (19990218)
891  All: Removed compile warnings
892  Module i2c-dev: Small bug removed if DEBUG=1 was used
893  Module sis5595: Now compiles for 2.0 kernels
894  Module adm1021: Detection corrected
8962.2.0 (19990216)
897  All: Set copyrights to include 1999
898  All: Small bugfixes
899  I2C: Upgraded to newest archive of Simon Vogl
900  Module i2c-dev: NEW
901  Module i2c-ali15x3: NEW
902  Module i2c-via: This is old module bit-mb, now moved to the main lm_sensors
903     directories, and somewhat improved
904  Module sis5595: NEW
905  Modules: Renamed all bus modules to i2c-*, new directory lay-out
906  Library: Support for new chip drivers, several small bugs fixed
907  Library manual pages: NEW
908  Program i2cdetect: Moved to detect directory
909  Program NEW
910  Program doc-features: NEW
911  Program sensors: Added man-page
912  Document BUGS: Added cdrom bug and kernel i2c conflict
9142.1.2 (19990116)
915  Modules lm80.o, w83781d.o: fan-related Segmentation fault corrected
916  Module gl518sm.o: yet more bug fixes. It should at long last be usable now
917  Documentation in doc/kernel: NEW
9192.1.1 (19990107)
920  Module i2c-proc.o: Hack to make /proc/bus/ possible for kernels 2.0.35
921                     and older
922  Module gl518sm.o: Miscelaneous bugs and problems solved
923  Program isadump: NEW
9252.1.0 (19981230)
926  Library: Completely NEW
927  Program sensors: NEW
928  Program grab_busses: NEW
929  Program decode-dimms: More information
930  Module bit-mb.o: Removed spurious semicolon; now runs on more VIA chipsets
931  Module w83781d.o: NEW
932  Module lm80.o: NEW
933  Module gl518sm.o: new procfile beep, several small updates
934  Modules: Now use pin readings, no more scaling within the kernel (use the
935           library instead)
9372.0.2 (19981214)
938  Module eeprom.o: NEW
939  Program decode-dimms: NEW
940  Modules: fill_inode fix, will stop segfaults on unloading in kernels after
941           2.1.58
942  Modules: Somewhat less verbose on transfers
943  Module lm78.o now recognizes and handles lm78-j and lm79
9452.0.1 (1998121?)
946  Module gl518sm.o updates, to make it actually work
947  Module lm75.o high/low-byte swapping write bug fixed
9492.0.0 (19981209)
950  Initial release
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