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05/24/05 23:26:22 (10 years ago)
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khali
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Backport the cleanups and corrections Rudolf Marek and I did when
porting the chips documentation to Linux 2.6.

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    5151For the I2C bus driver see i2c-sis5595. 
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    53 The SiS5595 implements zero or one temperature sensor, two FAN speed 
     53The SiS5595 implements zero or one temperature sensor, two fan speed 
    5454sensors, four or five voltage sensors, and alarms. 
    5555 
     
    7171between -55 and +125 degrees, with a resolution of 1 degree. 
    7272 
    73 FAN rotation speeds are reported in RPM (rotations per minute). An alarm is 
    74 triggered if the rotation speed has dropped below a programmable limit. FAN  
     73Fan rotation speeds are reported in RPM (rotations per minute). An alarm is 
     74triggered if the rotation speed has dropped below a programmable limit. Fan  
    7575readings can be divided by a programmable divider (1, 2, 4 or 8) to give 
    76 the readings more range or accuracy. This is important because some FANs 
    77 report only one 'tick' each rotation, while others report two - making 
    78 all readings twice as high. Not all RPM values can accurately be represented, 
    79 so some rounding is done. With a divider of 2, the lowest representable 
    80 value is around 2600 RPM. 
     76the readings more range or accuracy. Not all RPM values can accurately be 
     77represented, so some rounding is done. With a divider of 2, the lowest 
     78representable value is around 2600 RPM. 
    8179 
    8280Voltage sensors (also known as IN sensors) report their values in volts.