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Revision 5809, 15.5 KB (checked in by khali, 4 years ago)

Add detection for VIA Nano. Update driver name for VIA C7.

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5  libsensors: Support upcoming sysfs path to i2c adapters
6              Add support for HID devices
7  fancontrol: Check that all referenced sysfs files exist
8              Check that all devices match the configuration file
9  pwmconfig: Exit immediately if not root
10             Save device paths and names in configuration file
11  sensors.conf.default: Encourage user to not modify this file
12                        Add a section for adt7473 and adt7475
13                        Add a section for adt7476 and adt7490
14  sensord: Don't name our variables "alarm"
15           Major refactoring including
16           - Cleanup of huge functions
17           - Remove needless casts
18           - Fix coding style
19           - Break long lines
20           - Make functions more robust
21           - Remove unused return value
22           - Make CGI script more XHTML compatible
23  sensors: Fix iconv-related build warning in set_degstr
24  sensors-detect: Refer to tmp401 driver if TMP411 is detected
25                  Clean up the discovery of i2c adapters
26                  Report unsupported Access Bus adapters
27                  Add detection for TI's TMP421, TMP422 and TMP423 chips
28                  The SMSC LPC47M233 isn't currently supported
29                  Support upcoming sysfs path to i2c adapters
30                  Rename the modprobe configuration file to lm_sensors.conf
31                  Only report AMD Family 10h CPU with model > 2
32                  Add detection for AMD Family 11h thermal sensors
33                  Add detection for Intel Atom thermal sensors
34                  Add detection for National Semiconductor LM73
35                  Add SMBus detection for AMD Hudson-2
36                  Add detection for Nuvoton W83667HG-B and W83677HG-I
37                  Add detection for Analog Devices ADT7490
38                  Refer to f71882fg driver if F71889FG is detected
39                  Add detecton for Fintek F71869FG
40                  Detect ADT7473 at 0x2c and 0x2d
41                  More known revisions for the ADT7476
42                  Add detection for Nuvoton W83L771AWG/ASG
43                  Add detection for VIA Nano
44  sysconfig-lm_sensors-convert: Fix exit code
45
463.1.1 (2009-06-21)
47  isadump: Use geteuid instead of getuid so that setuid bit works
48  isaset: Use geteuid instead of getuid so that setuid bit works
49  libsensors: Don't rely on dirent->dt_type being set
50              New method to free the memory allocated for chip names
51  Makefile: Include generated source files in dependency checking
52            Make it possible to skip building of the static library
53  fancontrol: Add support for absolute path to hwmon devices
54  sensord: Remove the hidden commandline interface
55           Introduce struct sensord_arguments
56           Using sigaction for signal handlers
57           Convert to linux coding style
58           Cleanup and refactoring of the source code
59           Don't use the system log when generating a CGI script
60           Disable unit scaling for fan speeds
61           Use daemon logging facility instead of local4 by default
62           Fix a memory leak when a chip name is provided
63  sensors: Fix a memory leak when a chip name is provided
64  sensors-detect: Add nNidia nForce MCP78S SMBus detection
65                  Display Super-I/O address even if LD is disabled
66                  Differentiate between PC8374L and WPCD377I
67                  Use dmidecode to find IPMI interfaces if available
68                  Add Nuvoton W83795G/ADG detection
69                  Add National Semiconductor LM95241 detection
70                  Add Winbond/Nuvoton W83627DHG-P and W83627UHG detection
71
723.1.0 "Happy Birthday Lina" (2009-02-28)
73  libsensors: Add support for instantaneous power sensors
74              Add support for current sensors
75              Fix error propagation during expression evaluation
76              Detect excessive recursion depth during expression eval (#2365)
77              Return a string rather than NULL for unknown errors
78              Skip non-file sysfs entries for speed
79              Fix memory leak in scanner when using flex 2.5.9 or later
80              Report configuration file read errors
81              Exit the configuration file parser sooner
82              Free bus statements from the configuration file sooner
83              Read extra configuration files from /etc/sensors.d (#2174)
84              Report the configuration file name on parse errors
85              Add support for ACPI devices
86  libsensors.3: Reformat for clarity
87                Document function sensors_snprintf_chip_name
88                Document error-related functions
89  lm_sensors.init: Support new format of /etc/sysconfig/lm_sensors (#2246)
90                   Drop support for kernels 2.4 and earlier
91  lm_sensors.init.suse: Delete (actual SuSE script is much different)
92  Makefile: Install sensors.conf.default instead of sensors.conf.eg (#2333)
93  pwmconfig: Drop support for kernels 2.4 and earlier
94  fancontrol: Don't round temperature values
95              Drop support for kernels 2.4 and earlier
96              Exit if configuration file can't be read
97              Create pid file only after successful initialization
98  maxilife scripts: Delete (driver never ported to Linux 2.6)
99  sensord: Accept negative temperatures in RRD database
100           Don't bail out on transient errors (#2330)
101  sensors: Add support for instantaneous power sensors
102           Add support for current sensors
103           Fix exit code in error case
104  sensors.conf.5: Lots of additions and reworks
105  sensors.conf.default: New, minimum version of sensors.conf.eg (#2333)
106                        Add sections for the SMSC SCH311x and SCH5027
107  sensors.conf.eg: The LM99 offset is now handled in the lm90 driver
108                   Move help section to sensors.conf.5
109                   Add a section for the Asus/Fintek F8000
110  sensors-detect: Fix detection of ADT7463 and LM96000
111                  Add VIA VX800/VX820 SMBus support
112                  Fix detection of Intel 5000 series FB-DIMM AMB
113                  Fix detection of ADT7462
114                  Fix detection of SMSC LPC47M292
115                  Add SMSC LPC47M233 support
116                  Drop support for Linux 2.4 (#2325)
117                  Handle special case chips more efficiently
118                  Fix SMBus detection of W83627EHF and W83627DHG
119                  Get I2C adapter driver names from sysfs (#2328)
120                  Drop old SiS I2C adapter entries
121                  Drop separate LM78-J entry
122                  Merge all Mozart-2 entries
123                  Merge both GL518SM entries into one
124                  Complete GL520SM detection
125                  Improve GL525SM detection a bit
126                  Let kernel 2.6.28 and later handle chips aliases
127                  Unload kernel drivers when we are done with them (#2329)
128                  Fix handling of bus driver names with an underscore
129                  Simplify loading of bus drivers
130                  Fix bus number prediction logic (#2327)
131                  Suggest the sbs driver for smart batteries
132                  Drop alias detection for Super-I/O chips
133                  Move alias detection after all chip detections
134                  Probe chip types from safest to more risky (#2322)
135                  Add an option to skip ISA probes except IPMI
136                  Skip ISA detection by default if a Super I/O was found (#2322)
137                  Do not scan I2C adapters on multimedia cards by default
138                  Skip SMBus probing by default if a Super I/O was found (#2322)
139                  Display I2C address statictics with --stat
140                  Document the new detection order and rules
141                  Gather DMI data and print it at start-up
142                  Always probe the SMBus on Asus, Tyan and Supermicro boards
143                  Move IPMI interface detection to its own section
144                  Skip IPMI probing on laptops
145                  Add Winbond/Nuvoton W83667HG support
146                  Add Intel Core I7 support
147                  Generate new format for /etc/sysconfig/lm_sensors (#2246)
148                  Print warnings about missing modules on screen
149                  Fix detection of older DS1621
150                  Add nNidia nForce MCP67, MCP73, MCP79 SMBus support
151                  Exclude auto-loaded PCI and USB drivers from list (#2368)
152                  Special case probing i2c address 0x73 (to not crash FSC ICs)
153                  Add detection of FSC Hades and Syleus IC's
154                  Add detection of Winbond WPCD377I (no sensors)
155  sensors-detect-stat.pl: Delete (functionality merged into sensors-detect)
156  sysconfig-lm_sensors-convert: Sample config file conversion script (#2246)
157
1583.0.3 (2008-09-28)
159  libsensors: Avoid namespace pollution
160  fancontrol: Don't use named pipes when we don't need them (#2319)
161  pwmconfig: Tell the user about gnuplot if it isn't installed
162             Fix MINSTOP and MINSTART test functions (#2340)
163             Test MINSTOP before MINSTART
164             Use better step values for MINSTOP test
165             Print the revision and date at start-up
166             Detect and report obviously incorrect fan speeds
167             Determine MINSTOP automatically
168             Skip MINSTOP and MINSTART tests if fan can't stop
169             Change default for MINTEMP from 0 to 20 degrees C
170             Add support for attributes in the hwmon class device (#2260)
171             Update manual page
172  sensors.conf.eg: Drop "label temp#_crit" statements
173  sensors-detect: Add Intel SCH (bus) support
174                  Add SMSC EMC6D103 support
175                  Improve MAX6657, MAX6658, MAX6659 detection
176                  Cache the byte data reads (#2326)
177                  Add Maxim MAX6654/MAX6690 support
178                  Add National Semiconductor LM95231 support
179                  Add Analog Devices ADT7481 support
180                  Refactor alias detection functions
181                  Fix Andigilog aSC7621 support
182                  Add Texas Instruments THMC51 support
183                  Fix Analog Devices ADT7461 support
184                  Add VIA C7 support
185                  Fix Winbond W83L786NR/NG/R/G support (#2336)
186                  Add Maxim MAX6646/MAX6647/MAX6649 support
187                  Add VIA VT1212 support
188                  Add SMSC EMC2700LPC support
189                  Add ITE IT8720F support
190                  Add Texas Instruments TMP411 support
191                  Prevent misdetection of W83627DHG on I2C as LM78
192                  W83627DHG has no subclients
193                  Add Maxim MAX1618 support
194
1953.0.2 (2008-05-18)
196  documentation: Delete the FAQ, now maintained on the wiki
197  libsensors: Use __func__ instead of __FUNCTION__
198              Parse the configuration file in C locale
199              Late compute statements override early ones
200              Support virtual hwmon devices (#2309)
201              Support power and energy sensors
202              Support DOS-style configuration files again (#2284)
203  pwmconfig: Don't create the configuration file before it's needed
204             Don't preserve configuration file customizations
205             Fix permissions of the configuration file
206             Don't start if fancontrol is running (#2299)
207  fancontrol: Don't start if already running (#2299)
208              Delete fancontrol.pid at exit time (#2299)
209  sensord: Fix support of multiple chip names on the command line (#2321)
210  sensors: Print energy and power sensors with automatically scaled units
211  sensors-detect: Add SMSC SCH5027D detection
212                  Do not access I/O ports on PPC
213                  Move south bridge sensor detection to the right section
214                  Run chip_special_cases() earlier
215                  New device ID for the SMSC SCH5317
216                  Add SMSC SCH5127 detection
217                  Add National Semiconductor LM64 detection
218                  Add Asus F8000 detection
219                  Add Intel ICH10 (bus) detection
220                  Don't probe I2C addresses 0x40-0x47
221                  Fix the parsing of I2C addresses not to scan
222                  Detect and skip 1-register-only I2C devices
223                  Avoid SMBus word transactions where possible
224                  Add Dallas DS1631 detection
225
2263.0.1 (2008-01-28)
227  documentation: Update the application writing guidelines
228  libsensors: No longer depend on libsysfs (#2262)
229              Don't guess the bus type from the device ID format (#2240)
230              Add support for attributes in the hwmon class device (#2260)
231  Makefile: No warnings about ld configuration for staged installations
232            Document the variable overriding mechanism (#2296)
233  pwmconfig: Really hide errors on sysfs writes
234             Deal gracefully with read-only pwm_enable files
235             Warn about outputs found in automatic mode
236             Repeat available configuration options before prompt (#2289)
237             Fix duplicate warning message when config file is broken
238  fancontrol: Detect improperly formatted FCTEMPS value (#2293)
239  sensord: Fix rrd support (#2276)
240           Use the same colors for daily and weekly charts
241           Drop workaround needed by old versions of rrdtool
242  sensors: Fix error path on library initialization error
243  sensors.conf.eg: Fix voltage value references (g520sm, lm80, pc87366)
244  sensors-detect: Drop PCA9540 detection
245                  Improve sysconfig and modprobe.d integration
246                  Add SMSC SCH5514D-NS detection (no sensors)
247                  Lower the confidence of MAX6650/MAX6651
248                  Add Fintek F71858DG detection
249                  Add Fintek F81216D detection (no sensors)
250  unhide_ICH_SMBus: Add support for the 82801AA (ICH)
251
2523.0.0 (2007-11-24)
253  Makefile: Fix MODULE_DIR usage in etc
254            Fix build on PPC
255  pwmconfig: Better diagnostics in pwmdisable
256             Give the fans some time to spin up
257  sensors-detect: Add Texas Instruments TMP401 detection
258                  Mention the f75375s driver
259                  Add SMSC LPC47B367-NC detection (no sensors)
260                  Reduce w83781d/lm78 I2C address probing range
261                  Add Intel Celeron 4xx and Penryn (CPU on 45nm) detection
262
2633.0.0-rc3 (2007-10-28)
264  libsensors: Add a default configuration file
265              Fix memory leaks on initialization error
266              Make the configuration file optional
267              Change the default configuration file to /etc/sensors3.conf
268  sensord: Reload config on SIGHUP rather than automatically
269           No default configuration file name
270  sensors: Fix file handle leak on library initialization error
271           Handle the case where voltage measurements aren't available
272           No default configuration file name
273           Install as sensors again
274  sensors.conf.eg: Install as sensors3.conf
275  sensors-detect: Fix SMSC LPC47B357/M967 detection
276                  Select the right driver for FSC chips
277  sensors-detect-stat.pl: Handle alternative chip lists
278
2793.0.0-rc2 (2007-10-10)
280  useful_addresses.html: Moved to the wiki
281  Makefile: Add sensors-conf-convert to make install
282  libsensors: Notify the caller when writing a value fails
283              Differentiate between different read error types
284              Report I/O errors as such
285  sensord: Log the error code on failure
286           Drop the configuration file search path mechanism (#2259)
287           Manual page update
288  sensors: Fix spurious critical temperature alarm
289           Print error messages to stderr
290           Make error messages more helpful and consistent
291           Better handling of the fault flags
292  sensors-conf-convert: Add a short help text
293  sensors-detect: Fix SMSC SCH311x detection
294                  Add AMD K10 CPU sensor detection
295
2963.0.0-rc1 (2007-09-25)
297  Initial release
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