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Revision 5835, 15.9 KB (checked in by khali, 5 years ago)

Fix support of multiple chips. Regression in 3.1.2, faulty commit is
r5792. Fixes ticket #2377.

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5  libsensors: Increase MAX_SENSORS_PER_TYPE to 24
6  sensord: Fix support of multiple chips (#2377)
7  sensors-detect: Give udev time to settle before accessing i2c nodes
8                  Add support for Intel PCH (SMBus)
9                  Add support for SMSC EMC1403 and EMC1404
10
113.1.2 (2010-02-02)
12  libsensors: Support upcoming sysfs path to i2c adapters
13              Add support for HID devices
14  fancontrol: Check that all referenced sysfs files exist
15              Check that all devices match the configuration file
16  pwmconfig: Exit immediately if not root
17             Save device paths and names in configuration file
18  sensors.conf.default: Encourage user to not modify this file
19                        Add a section for adt7473 and adt7475
20                        Add a section for adt7476 and adt7490
21  sensord: Don't name our variables "alarm"
22           Major refactoring including
23           - Cleanup of huge functions
24           - Remove needless casts
25           - Fix coding style
26           - Break long lines
27           - Make functions more robust
28           - Remove unused return value
29           - Make CGI script more XHTML compatible
30  sensors: Fix iconv-related build warning in set_degstr
31  sensors-detect: Refer to tmp401 driver if TMP411 is detected
32                  Clean up the discovery of i2c adapters
33                  Report unsupported Access Bus adapters
34                  Add detection for TI's TMP421, TMP422 and TMP423 chips
35                  The SMSC LPC47M233 isn't currently supported
36                  Support upcoming sysfs path to i2c adapters
37                  Rename the modprobe configuration file to lm_sensors.conf
38                  Only report AMD Family 10h CPU with working sensors
39                  Add detection for AMD Family 11h thermal sensors
40                  Add detection for Intel Atom thermal sensors
41                  Add detection for National Semiconductor LM73
42                  Add SMBus detection for AMD Hudson-2
43                  Add detection for Nuvoton W83667HG-B and W83677HG-I
44                  Add detection for Analog Devices ADT7490
45                  Refer to f71882fg driver if F71889FG is detected
46                  Add detecton for Fintek F71869FG
47                  Detect ADT7473 at 0x2c and 0x2d
48                  More known revisions for the ADT7476
49                  Add detection for Nuvoton W83L771AWG/ASG
50                  Add detection for VIA Nano
51                  Add detection for Texas Instruments AMC6821
52                  Add detection for Analog Devices ADT7411
53  sysconfig-lm_sensors-convert: Fix exit code
54
553.1.1 (2009-06-21)
56  isadump: Use geteuid instead of getuid so that setuid bit works
57  isaset: Use geteuid instead of getuid so that setuid bit works
58  libsensors: Don't rely on dirent->dt_type being set
59              New method to free the memory allocated for chip names
60  Makefile: Include generated source files in dependency checking
61            Make it possible to skip building of the static library
62  fancontrol: Add support for absolute path to hwmon devices
63  sensord: Remove the hidden commandline interface
64           Introduce struct sensord_arguments
65           Using sigaction for signal handlers
66           Convert to linux coding style
67           Cleanup and refactoring of the source code
68           Don't use the system log when generating a CGI script
69           Disable unit scaling for fan speeds
70           Use daemon logging facility instead of local4 by default
71           Fix a memory leak when a chip name is provided
72  sensors: Fix a memory leak when a chip name is provided
73  sensors-detect: Add nNidia nForce MCP78S SMBus detection
74                  Display Super-I/O address even if LD is disabled
75                  Differentiate between PC8374L and WPCD377I
76                  Use dmidecode to find IPMI interfaces if available
77                  Add Nuvoton W83795G/ADG detection
78                  Add National Semiconductor LM95241 detection
79                  Add Winbond/Nuvoton W83627DHG-P and W83627UHG detection
80
813.1.0 "Happy Birthday Lina" (2009-02-28)
82  libsensors: Add support for instantaneous power sensors
83              Add support for current sensors
84              Fix error propagation during expression evaluation
85              Detect excessive recursion depth during expression eval (#2365)
86              Return a string rather than NULL for unknown errors
87              Skip non-file sysfs entries for speed
88              Fix memory leak in scanner when using flex 2.5.9 or later
89              Report configuration file read errors
90              Exit the configuration file parser sooner
91              Free bus statements from the configuration file sooner
92              Read extra configuration files from /etc/sensors.d (#2174)
93              Report the configuration file name on parse errors
94              Add support for ACPI devices
95  libsensors.3: Reformat for clarity
96                Document function sensors_snprintf_chip_name
97                Document error-related functions
98  lm_sensors.init: Support new format of /etc/sysconfig/lm_sensors (#2246)
99                   Drop support for kernels 2.4 and earlier
100  lm_sensors.init.suse: Delete (actual SuSE script is much different)
101  Makefile: Install sensors.conf.default instead of sensors.conf.eg (#2333)
102  pwmconfig: Drop support for kernels 2.4 and earlier
103  fancontrol: Don't round temperature values
104              Drop support for kernels 2.4 and earlier
105              Exit if configuration file can't be read
106              Create pid file only after successful initialization
107  maxilife scripts: Delete (driver never ported to Linux 2.6)
108  sensord: Accept negative temperatures in RRD database
109           Don't bail out on transient errors (#2330)
110  sensors: Add support for instantaneous power sensors
111           Add support for current sensors
112           Fix exit code in error case
113  sensors.conf.5: Lots of additions and reworks
114  sensors.conf.default: New, minimum version of sensors.conf.eg (#2333)
115                        Add sections for the SMSC SCH311x and SCH5027
116  sensors.conf.eg: The LM99 offset is now handled in the lm90 driver
117                   Move help section to sensors.conf.5
118                   Add a section for the Asus/Fintek F8000
119  sensors-detect: Fix detection of ADT7463 and LM96000
120                  Add VIA VX800/VX820 SMBus support
121                  Fix detection of Intel 5000 series FB-DIMM AMB
122                  Fix detection of ADT7462
123                  Fix detection of SMSC LPC47M292
124                  Add SMSC LPC47M233 support
125                  Drop support for Linux 2.4 (#2325)
126                  Handle special case chips more efficiently
127                  Fix SMBus detection of W83627EHF and W83627DHG
128                  Get I2C adapter driver names from sysfs (#2328)
129                  Drop old SiS I2C adapter entries
130                  Drop separate LM78-J entry
131                  Merge all Mozart-2 entries
132                  Merge both GL518SM entries into one
133                  Complete GL520SM detection
134                  Improve GL525SM detection a bit
135                  Let kernel 2.6.28 and later handle chips aliases
136                  Unload kernel drivers when we are done with them (#2329)
137                  Fix handling of bus driver names with an underscore
138                  Simplify loading of bus drivers
139                  Fix bus number prediction logic (#2327)
140                  Suggest the sbs driver for smart batteries
141                  Drop alias detection for Super-I/O chips
142                  Move alias detection after all chip detections
143                  Probe chip types from safest to more risky (#2322)
144                  Add an option to skip ISA probes except IPMI
145                  Skip ISA detection by default if a Super I/O was found (#2322)
146                  Do not scan I2C adapters on multimedia cards by default
147                  Skip SMBus probing by default if a Super I/O was found (#2322)
148                  Display I2C address statictics with --stat
149                  Document the new detection order and rules
150                  Gather DMI data and print it at start-up
151                  Always probe the SMBus on Asus, Tyan and Supermicro boards
152                  Move IPMI interface detection to its own section
153                  Skip IPMI probing on laptops
154                  Add Winbond/Nuvoton W83667HG support
155                  Add Intel Core I7 support
156                  Generate new format for /etc/sysconfig/lm_sensors (#2246)
157                  Print warnings about missing modules on screen
158                  Fix detection of older DS1621
159                  Add nNidia nForce MCP67, MCP73, MCP79 SMBus support
160                  Exclude auto-loaded PCI and USB drivers from list (#2368)
161                  Special case probing i2c address 0x73 (to not crash FSC ICs)
162                  Add detection of FSC Hades and Syleus IC's
163                  Add detection of Winbond WPCD377I (no sensors)
164  sensors-detect-stat.pl: Delete (functionality merged into sensors-detect)
165  sysconfig-lm_sensors-convert: Sample config file conversion script (#2246)
166
1673.0.3 (2008-09-28)
168  libsensors: Avoid namespace pollution
169  fancontrol: Don't use named pipes when we don't need them (#2319)
170  pwmconfig: Tell the user about gnuplot if it isn't installed
171             Fix MINSTOP and MINSTART test functions (#2340)
172             Test MINSTOP before MINSTART
173             Use better step values for MINSTOP test
174             Print the revision and date at start-up
175             Detect and report obviously incorrect fan speeds
176             Determine MINSTOP automatically
177             Skip MINSTOP and MINSTART tests if fan can't stop
178             Change default for MINTEMP from 0 to 20 degrees C
179             Add support for attributes in the hwmon class device (#2260)
180             Update manual page
181  sensors.conf.eg: Drop "label temp#_crit" statements
182  sensors-detect: Add Intel SCH (bus) support
183                  Add SMSC EMC6D103 support
184                  Improve MAX6657, MAX6658, MAX6659 detection
185                  Cache the byte data reads (#2326)
186                  Add Maxim MAX6654/MAX6690 support
187                  Add National Semiconductor LM95231 support
188                  Add Analog Devices ADT7481 support
189                  Refactor alias detection functions
190                  Fix Andigilog aSC7621 support
191                  Add Texas Instruments THMC51 support
192                  Fix Analog Devices ADT7461 support
193                  Add VIA C7 support
194                  Fix Winbond W83L786NR/NG/R/G support (#2336)
195                  Add Maxim MAX6646/MAX6647/MAX6649 support
196                  Add VIA VT1212 support
197                  Add SMSC EMC2700LPC support
198                  Add ITE IT8720F support
199                  Add Texas Instruments TMP411 support
200                  Prevent misdetection of W83627DHG on I2C as LM78
201                  W83627DHG has no subclients
202                  Add Maxim MAX1618 support
203
2043.0.2 (2008-05-18)
205  documentation: Delete the FAQ, now maintained on the wiki
206  libsensors: Use __func__ instead of __FUNCTION__
207              Parse the configuration file in C locale
208              Late compute statements override early ones
209              Support virtual hwmon devices (#2309)
210              Support power and energy sensors
211              Support DOS-style configuration files again (#2284)
212  pwmconfig: Don't create the configuration file before it's needed
213             Don't preserve configuration file customizations
214             Fix permissions of the configuration file
215             Don't start if fancontrol is running (#2299)
216  fancontrol: Don't start if already running (#2299)
217              Delete fancontrol.pid at exit time (#2299)
218  sensord: Fix support of multiple chip names on the command line (#2321)
219  sensors: Print energy and power sensors with automatically scaled units
220  sensors-detect: Add SMSC SCH5027D detection
221                  Do not access I/O ports on PPC
222                  Move south bridge sensor detection to the right section
223                  Run chip_special_cases() earlier
224                  New device ID for the SMSC SCH5317
225                  Add SMSC SCH5127 detection
226                  Add National Semiconductor LM64 detection
227                  Add Asus F8000 detection
228                  Add Intel ICH10 (bus) detection
229                  Don't probe I2C addresses 0x40-0x47
230                  Fix the parsing of I2C addresses not to scan
231                  Detect and skip 1-register-only I2C devices
232                  Avoid SMBus word transactions where possible
233                  Add Dallas DS1631 detection
234
2353.0.1 (2008-01-28)
236  documentation: Update the application writing guidelines
237  libsensors: No longer depend on libsysfs (#2262)
238              Don't guess the bus type from the device ID format (#2240)
239              Add support for attributes in the hwmon class device (#2260)
240  Makefile: No warnings about ld configuration for staged installations
241            Document the variable overriding mechanism (#2296)
242  pwmconfig: Really hide errors on sysfs writes
243             Deal gracefully with read-only pwm_enable files
244             Warn about outputs found in automatic mode
245             Repeat available configuration options before prompt (#2289)
246             Fix duplicate warning message when config file is broken
247  fancontrol: Detect improperly formatted FCTEMPS value (#2293)
248  sensord: Fix rrd support (#2276)
249           Use the same colors for daily and weekly charts
250           Drop workaround needed by old versions of rrdtool
251  sensors: Fix error path on library initialization error
252  sensors.conf.eg: Fix voltage value references (g520sm, lm80, pc87366)
253  sensors-detect: Drop PCA9540 detection
254                  Improve sysconfig and modprobe.d integration
255                  Add SMSC SCH5514D-NS detection (no sensors)
256                  Lower the confidence of MAX6650/MAX6651
257                  Add Fintek F71858DG detection
258                  Add Fintek F81216D detection (no sensors)
259  unhide_ICH_SMBus: Add support for the 82801AA (ICH)
260
2613.0.0 (2007-11-24)
262  Makefile: Fix MODULE_DIR usage in etc
263            Fix build on PPC
264  pwmconfig: Better diagnostics in pwmdisable
265             Give the fans some time to spin up
266  sensors-detect: Add Texas Instruments TMP401 detection
267                  Mention the f75375s driver
268                  Add SMSC LPC47B367-NC detection (no sensors)
269                  Reduce w83781d/lm78 I2C address probing range
270                  Add Intel Celeron 4xx and Penryn (CPU on 45nm) detection
271
2723.0.0-rc3 (2007-10-28)
273  libsensors: Add a default configuration file
274              Fix memory leaks on initialization error
275              Make the configuration file optional
276              Change the default configuration file to /etc/sensors3.conf
277  sensord: Reload config on SIGHUP rather than automatically
278           No default configuration file name
279  sensors: Fix file handle leak on library initialization error
280           Handle the case where voltage measurements aren't available
281           No default configuration file name
282           Install as sensors again
283  sensors.conf.eg: Install as sensors3.conf
284  sensors-detect: Fix SMSC LPC47B357/M967 detection
285                  Select the right driver for FSC chips
286  sensors-detect-stat.pl: Handle alternative chip lists
287
2883.0.0-rc2 (2007-10-10)
289  useful_addresses.html: Moved to the wiki
290  Makefile: Add sensors-conf-convert to make install
291  libsensors: Notify the caller when writing a value fails
292              Differentiate between different read error types
293              Report I/O errors as such
294  sensord: Log the error code on failure
295           Drop the configuration file search path mechanism (#2259)
296           Manual page update
297  sensors: Fix spurious critical temperature alarm
298           Print error messages to stderr
299           Make error messages more helpful and consistent
300           Better handling of the fault flags
301  sensors-conf-convert: Add a short help text
302  sensors-detect: Fix SMSC SCH311x detection
303                  Add AMD K10 CPU sensor detection
304
3053.0.0-rc1 (2007-09-25)
306  Initial release
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