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43.3.3 "Happy Birthday Sophie" (2012-11-06)
5  documentation: Update fan-divisors, fan divisors are optional
6  libsensors: Fix warning about library path not in /etc/ld.so.conf
7  sensors: Fix libiconv linkage need detection in rare corner case
8           Add support for humidity output
9           Add long switches to manual page
10  sensors-detect: Don't choke on systems without PCI
11                  Avoid probing EDID addresses on graphics cards (#2386)
12                  Add detection of NCT6779D and NCT6102D/NCT6106D
13                  Add detection of SMSC LPC47N217 and SIO10N268
14                  Do not scan I2C adapters on graphics cards by default
15                  Fix parent class discovery when multiplexer is present
16
173.3.2 (2012-03-14)
18  libsensors: Added support for new sysfs attributes
19              Change sysfs detection to survive upcoming kernel changes
20  sensord: Fix memory leaks revealed by valgrind
21           Minor performance improvements
22  sensors: Added support for new sysfs attributes
23           Display both instantaneous and average power if available.
24           Report thermal sensor type 1 as CPU diode
25           Align power values better
26           Fix power interval output
27  fancontrol: Support setup where one PWM output controls several fans
28              Output error messages to stderr
29  sensors-detect: Stop calling for PIIX5 SMBus testers
30                  Improve filtering of fake DMI data
31                  Print DMI system/product version if available
32                  Fix loading of the cpuid module
33                  Make LM73 detection less problematic
34                  Add detection of National Semiconductor LM96163
35                  Add detection of GMT G781
36                  Properly handle Super-I/O chips without logical device
37                  Add detection of National Semiconductor LM96080
38                  Add detection of ITE IT8771E
39                  Add detection of ITE IT8781F, IT8782F and IT8783F
40                  Add detection of ITE IT8510E/TE/G, IT8511E/TE/G,
41                         IT8513E/F/G, and IT8518E
42                  Add detection of ST Microelectronics STTS2002 and STTS3000
43                  Add detection of IDT TSE2002GB2, TS3000GB2, Microchip MCP9804,
44                         and Atmel AT30TS00
45
463.3.1 (2011-07-21)
47  isadump: Add support for word (16-bit) and long (32-bit) reads
48  isaset: Add support for word (16-bit) and long (32-bit) writes
49  sensors.conf.default: Add a section for the EMC6W201
50  sensors-detect: Add AMD family 15h CPU detection
51                  Add detection of ADT7461A / NCT1008
52                  Add detection of ITE IT8516E/F/G
53                  Integrate with systemd
54                  Drop unreliable smart battery detection
55                  Add detection of SMSC EMC6W201
56                  Drop unreliable detection of Maxim MAX6650
57                  Add detection of SMSC EMC2300
58                  Add detection of MAX6642
59                  Add detection of ITE IT8772E
60                  Don't advertise the ipmisensors driver
61                  Add detection of SA56004
62                  Add detection of LM95245
63
643.3.0 (2011-03-28)
65  Makefile: Check for bison and flex
66  libsensors: Add support for intrusion detection (#2370)
67              Compute MAX_SUBFEATURES at run-time (#2378)
68              Compute MAX_*_SENSOR_TYPES at build time (#2378)
69              Add support for new sysfs attributes (#2379)
70              Add support for humidity sensors
71              Limit symbol visibility
72  sensors.conf.default: Add a section for the W83627THF
73                        Add a section for the SCH5127
74                        Add a section for the W83627UHG
75                        Add a section for the W83795G/ADG
76                        Add a section for the F81865F
77  sensors: Display 3 decimal places in raw output
78           Add support for intrusion detection (#2370)
79           Fix automatic unit selection of 0 value
80           Added support for additional sensor attributes (#2379)
81  sensors-detect: Improve LM90 and W83L771 detection
82                  Fix error seen if I2C bus numbers are not sequential
83                  Add detection of SMSC EMC1423
84                  Add detection of the Analog Devices ADT7410
85                  Add detection of the National Semiconductor LM94
86                  Add detection of the ITE IT8728F
87                  Implement universal detection for coretemp (#2381)
88                  Add detection of Maxim MAX6639
89                  Add detection of SMSC EMC1023, EMC1043, EMC1053, and EMC1063
90                  Add detection of Nuvoton NCT5571D, NCT5577D and NCT6776F
91                  Add detection of SMSC EMC1002, EMC1033, EMC1046, EMC1047,
92                        EMC1072, EMC1073, EMC1074, EMC1402, and EMC1424
93                  Fixed address ranges checked for SMSC EMC1403 and EMC1404.
94                  Fix detection of SPD EEPROM on DDR3 memory modules
95                  Add detection of AMD family 12h and 14h thermal sensors
96                  Add detection of EMC6D103S
97                  Add detection of National Semiconductor LM75A
98                  Count DMI chassis type 8 as a laptop
99                  Add detection of SMSC SCH5627
100                  Add detection of many Fintek Super-I/O devices
101
1023.2.0 (2010-10-10)
103  libsensors: Increase MAX_SENSORS_PER_TYPE to 24
104              Map individual beep features
105              Change license to LGPL
106  pwmconfig: Sample all fan speeds before returning to full speed (#2380)
107             Wait for fans to return to full speed only once per PWM
108             Drop legacy invocations of cut
109  sensors.conf.default: W83667HG config is similar to W83627EHF/DHG
110  sensord: Fix support of multiple chips (#2377)
111  sensors: Properly handle sensor input read errors
112  sensors-detect: Give udev time to settle before accessing i2c nodes
113                  Add support for Intel PCH (SMBus)
114                  Add support for SMSC EMC1403 and EMC1404
115                  Fix detection of RB-C3 AMD Family 10h CPU
116                  Add support for SMSC EMC2103
117                  Add support for Fintek F71889ED
118                  Add support for ITE IT8721F
119                  Fix Maxim MAX6690 support
120                  Fix handling of duplicate detections
121                  Add support for STMicroelectronics STTS424
122                  Add support for NXP SE97 / SE97B
123                  Add reference to NCT6771F/NCT6772F/NCT6775F
124                  Add support for several JC42.4 compliant temperature sensors
125                  Add support for ITE IT8512E/F and IT8758E
126
1273.1.2 (2010-02-02)
128  libsensors: Support upcoming sysfs path to i2c adapters
129              Add support for HID devices
130  fancontrol: Check that all referenced sysfs files exist
131              Check that all devices match the configuration file
132  pwmconfig: Exit immediately if not root
133             Save device paths and names in configuration file
134  sensors.conf.default: Encourage user to not modify this file
135                        Add a section for adt7473 and adt7475
136                        Add a section for adt7476 and adt7490
137  sensord: Don't name our variables "alarm"
138           Major refactoring including
139           - Cleanup of huge functions
140           - Remove needless casts
141           - Fix coding style
142           - Break long lines
143           - Make functions more robust
144           - Remove unused return value
145           - Make CGI script more XHTML compatible
146  sensors: Fix iconv-related build warning in set_degstr
147  sensors-detect: Refer to tmp401 driver if TMP411 is detected
148                  Clean up the discovery of i2c adapters
149                  Report unsupported Access Bus adapters
150                  Add detection for TI's TMP421, TMP422 and TMP423 chips
151                  The SMSC LPC47M233 isn't currently supported
152                  Support upcoming sysfs path to i2c adapters
153                  Rename the modprobe configuration file to lm_sensors.conf
154                  Only report AMD Family 10h CPU with working sensors
155                  Add detection for AMD Family 11h thermal sensors
156                  Add detection for Intel Atom thermal sensors
157                  Add detection for National Semiconductor LM73
158                  Add SMBus detection for AMD Hudson-2
159                  Add detection for Nuvoton W83667HG-B and W83677HG-I
160                  Add detection for Analog Devices ADT7490
161                  Refer to f71882fg driver if F71889FG is detected
162                  Add detecton for Fintek F71869FG
163                  Detect ADT7473 at 0x2c and 0x2d
164                  More known revisions for the ADT7476
165                  Add detection for Nuvoton W83L771AWG/ASG
166                  Add detection for VIA Nano
167                  Add detection for Texas Instruments AMC6821
168                  Add detection for Analog Devices ADT7411
169  sysconfig-lm_sensors-convert: Fix exit code
170
1713.1.1 (2009-06-21)
172  isadump: Use geteuid instead of getuid so that setuid bit works
173  isaset: Use geteuid instead of getuid so that setuid bit works
174  libsensors: Don't rely on dirent->dt_type being set
175              New method to free the memory allocated for chip names
176  Makefile: Include generated source files in dependency checking
177            Make it possible to skip building of the static library
178  fancontrol: Add support for absolute path to hwmon devices
179  sensord: Remove the hidden commandline interface
180           Introduce struct sensord_arguments
181           Using sigaction for signal handlers
182           Convert to linux coding style
183           Cleanup and refactoring of the source code
184           Don't use the system log when generating a CGI script
185           Disable unit scaling for fan speeds
186           Use daemon logging facility instead of local4 by default
187           Fix a memory leak when a chip name is provided
188  sensors: Fix a memory leak when a chip name is provided
189  sensors-detect: Add nNidia nForce MCP78S SMBus detection
190                  Display Super-I/O address even if LD is disabled
191                  Differentiate between PC8374L and WPCD377I
192                  Use dmidecode to find IPMI interfaces if available
193                  Add Nuvoton W83795G/ADG detection
194                  Add National Semiconductor LM95241 detection
195                  Add Winbond/Nuvoton W83627DHG-P and W83627UHG detection
196
1973.1.0 "Happy Birthday Lina" (2009-02-28)
198  libsensors: Add support for instantaneous power sensors
199              Add support for current sensors
200              Fix error propagation during expression evaluation
201              Detect excessive recursion depth during expression eval (#2365)
202              Return a string rather than NULL for unknown errors
203              Skip non-file sysfs entries for speed
204              Fix memory leak in scanner when using flex 2.5.9 or later
205              Report configuration file read errors
206              Exit the configuration file parser sooner
207              Free bus statements from the configuration file sooner
208              Read extra configuration files from /etc/sensors.d (#2174)
209              Report the configuration file name on parse errors
210              Add support for ACPI devices
211  libsensors.3: Reformat for clarity
212                Document function sensors_snprintf_chip_name
213                Document error-related functions
214  lm_sensors.init: Support new format of /etc/sysconfig/lm_sensors (#2246)
215                   Drop support for kernels 2.4 and earlier
216  lm_sensors.init.suse: Delete (actual SuSE script is much different)
217  Makefile: Install sensors.conf.default instead of sensors.conf.eg (#2333)
218  pwmconfig: Drop support for kernels 2.4 and earlier
219  fancontrol: Don't round temperature values
220              Drop support for kernels 2.4 and earlier
221              Exit if configuration file can't be read
222              Create pid file only after successful initialization
223  maxilife scripts: Delete (driver never ported to Linux 2.6)
224  sensord: Accept negative temperatures in RRD database
225           Don't bail out on transient errors (#2330)
226  sensors: Add support for instantaneous power sensors
227           Add support for current sensors
228           Fix exit code in error case
229  sensors.conf.5: Lots of additions and reworks
230  sensors.conf.default: New, minimum version of sensors.conf.eg (#2333)
231                        Add sections for the SMSC SCH311x and SCH5027
232  sensors.conf.eg: The LM99 offset is now handled in the lm90 driver
233                   Move help section to sensors.conf.5
234                   Add a section for the Asus/Fintek F8000
235  sensors-detect: Fix detection of ADT7463 and LM96000
236                  Add VIA VX800/VX820 SMBus support
237                  Fix detection of Intel 5000 series FB-DIMM AMB
238                  Fix detection of ADT7462
239                  Fix detection of SMSC LPC47M292
240                  Add SMSC LPC47M233 support
241                  Drop support for Linux 2.4 (#2325)
242                  Handle special case chips more efficiently
243                  Fix SMBus detection of W83627EHF and W83627DHG
244                  Get I2C adapter driver names from sysfs (#2328)
245                  Drop old SiS I2C adapter entries
246                  Drop separate LM78-J entry
247                  Merge all Mozart-2 entries
248                  Merge both GL518SM entries into one
249                  Complete GL520SM detection
250                  Improve GL525SM detection a bit
251                  Let kernel 2.6.28 and later handle chips aliases
252                  Unload kernel drivers when we are done with them (#2329)
253                  Fix handling of bus driver names with an underscore
254                  Simplify loading of bus drivers
255                  Fix bus number prediction logic (#2327)
256                  Suggest the sbs driver for smart batteries
257                  Drop alias detection for Super-I/O chips
258                  Move alias detection after all chip detections
259                  Probe chip types from safest to more risky (#2322)
260                  Add an option to skip ISA probes except IPMI
261                  Skip ISA detection by default if a Super I/O was found (#2322)
262                  Do not scan I2C adapters on multimedia cards by default
263                  Skip SMBus probing by default if a Super I/O was found (#2322)
264                  Display I2C address statictics with --stat
265                  Document the new detection order and rules
266                  Gather DMI data and print it at start-up
267                  Always probe the SMBus on Asus, Tyan and Supermicro boards
268                  Move IPMI interface detection to its own section
269                  Skip IPMI probing on laptops
270                  Add Winbond/Nuvoton W83667HG support
271                  Add Intel Core I7 support
272                  Generate new format for /etc/sysconfig/lm_sensors (#2246)
273                  Print warnings about missing modules on screen
274                  Fix detection of older DS1621
275                  Add nNidia nForce MCP67, MCP73, MCP79 SMBus support
276                  Exclude auto-loaded PCI and USB drivers from list (#2368)
277                  Special case probing i2c address 0x73 (to not crash FSC ICs)
278                  Add detection of FSC Hades and Syleus IC's
279                  Add detection of Winbond WPCD377I (no sensors)
280  sensors-detect-stat.pl: Delete (functionality merged into sensors-detect)
281  sysconfig-lm_sensors-convert: Sample config file conversion script (#2246)
282
2833.0.3 (2008-09-28)
284  libsensors: Avoid namespace pollution
285  fancontrol: Don't use named pipes when we don't need them (#2319)
286  pwmconfig: Tell the user about gnuplot if it isn't installed
287             Fix MINSTOP and MINSTART test functions (#2340)
288             Test MINSTOP before MINSTART
289             Use better step values for MINSTOP test
290             Print the revision and date at start-up
291             Detect and report obviously incorrect fan speeds
292             Determine MINSTOP automatically
293             Skip MINSTOP and MINSTART tests if fan can't stop
294             Change default for MINTEMP from 0 to 20 degrees C
295             Add support for attributes in the hwmon class device (#2260)
296             Update manual page
297  sensors.conf.eg: Drop "label temp#_crit" statements
298  sensors-detect: Add Intel SCH (bus) support
299                  Add SMSC EMC6D103 support
300                  Improve MAX6657, MAX6658, MAX6659 detection
301                  Cache the byte data reads (#2326)
302                  Add Maxim MAX6654/MAX6690 support
303                  Add National Semiconductor LM95231 support
304                  Add Analog Devices ADT7481 support
305                  Refactor alias detection functions
306                  Fix Andigilog aSC7621 support
307                  Add Texas Instruments THMC51 support
308                  Fix Analog Devices ADT7461 support
309                  Add VIA C7 support
310                  Fix Winbond W83L786NR/NG/R/G support (#2336)
311                  Add Maxim MAX6646/MAX6647/MAX6649 support
312                  Add VIA VT1212 support
313                  Add SMSC EMC2700LPC support
314                  Add ITE IT8720F support
315                  Add Texas Instruments TMP411 support
316                  Prevent misdetection of W83627DHG on I2C as LM78
317                  W83627DHG has no subclients
318                  Add Maxim MAX1618 support
319
3203.0.2 (2008-05-18)
321  documentation: Delete the FAQ, now maintained on the wiki
322  libsensors: Use __func__ instead of __FUNCTION__
323              Parse the configuration file in C locale
324              Late compute statements override early ones
325              Support virtual hwmon devices (#2309)
326              Support power and energy sensors
327              Support DOS-style configuration files again (#2284)
328  pwmconfig: Don't create the configuration file before it's needed
329             Don't preserve configuration file customizations
330             Fix permissions of the configuration file
331             Don't start if fancontrol is running (#2299)
332  fancontrol: Don't start if already running (#2299)
333              Delete fancontrol.pid at exit time (#2299)
334  sensord: Fix support of multiple chip names on the command line (#2321)
335  sensors: Print energy and power sensors with automatically scaled units
336  sensors-detect: Add SMSC SCH5027D detection
337                  Do not access I/O ports on PPC
338                  Move south bridge sensor detection to the right section
339                  Run chip_special_cases() earlier
340                  New device ID for the SMSC SCH5317
341                  Add SMSC SCH5127 detection
342                  Add National Semiconductor LM64 detection
343                  Add Asus F8000 detection
344                  Add Intel ICH10 (bus) detection
345                  Don't probe I2C addresses 0x40-0x47
346                  Fix the parsing of I2C addresses not to scan
347                  Detect and skip 1-register-only I2C devices
348                  Avoid SMBus word transactions where possible
349                  Add Dallas DS1631 detection
350
3513.0.1 (2008-01-28)
352  documentation: Update the application writing guidelines
353  libsensors: No longer depend on libsysfs (#2262)
354              Don't guess the bus type from the device ID format (#2240)
355              Add support for attributes in the hwmon class device (#2260)
356  Makefile: No warnings about ld configuration for staged installations
357            Document the variable overriding mechanism (#2296)
358  pwmconfig: Really hide errors on sysfs writes
359             Deal gracefully with read-only pwm_enable files
360             Warn about outputs found in automatic mode
361             Repeat available configuration options before prompt (#2289)
362             Fix duplicate warning message when config file is broken
363  fancontrol: Detect improperly formatted FCTEMPS value (#2293)
364  sensord: Fix rrd support (#2276)
365           Use the same colors for daily and weekly charts
366           Drop workaround needed by old versions of rrdtool
367  sensors: Fix error path on library initialization error
368  sensors.conf.eg: Fix voltage value references (g520sm, lm80, pc87366)
369  sensors-detect: Drop PCA9540 detection
370                  Improve sysconfig and modprobe.d integration
371                  Add SMSC SCH5514D-NS detection (no sensors)
372                  Lower the confidence of MAX6650/MAX6651
373                  Add Fintek F71858DG detection
374                  Add Fintek F81216D detection (no sensors)
375  unhide_ICH_SMBus: Add support for the 82801AA (ICH)
376
3773.0.0 (2007-11-24)
378  Makefile: Fix MODULE_DIR usage in etc
379            Fix build on PPC
380  pwmconfig: Better diagnostics in pwmdisable
381             Give the fans some time to spin up
382  sensors-detect: Add Texas Instruments TMP401 detection
383                  Mention the f75375s driver
384                  Add SMSC LPC47B367-NC detection (no sensors)
385                  Reduce w83781d/lm78 I2C address probing range
386                  Add Intel Celeron 4xx and Penryn (CPU on 45nm) detection
387
3883.0.0-rc3 (2007-10-28)
389  libsensors: Add a default configuration file
390              Fix memory leaks on initialization error
391              Make the configuration file optional
392              Change the default configuration file to /etc/sensors3.conf
393  sensord: Reload config on SIGHUP rather than automatically
394           No default configuration file name
395  sensors: Fix file handle leak on library initialization error
396           Handle the case where voltage measurements aren't available
397           No default configuration file name
398           Install as sensors again
399  sensors.conf.eg: Install as sensors3.conf
400  sensors-detect: Fix SMSC LPC47B357/M967 detection
401                  Select the right driver for FSC chips
402  sensors-detect-stat.pl: Handle alternative chip lists
403
4043.0.0-rc2 (2007-10-10)
405  useful_addresses.html: Moved to the wiki
406  Makefile: Add sensors-conf-convert to make install
407  libsensors: Notify the caller when writing a value fails
408              Differentiate between different read error types
409              Report I/O errors as such
410  sensord: Log the error code on failure
411           Drop the configuration file search path mechanism (#2259)
412           Manual page update
413  sensors: Fix spurious critical temperature alarm
414           Print error messages to stderr
415           Make error messages more helpful and consistent
416           Better handling of the fault flags
417  sensors-conf-convert: Add a short help text
418  sensors-detect: Fix SMSC SCH311x detection
419                  Add AMD K10 CPU sensor detection
420
4213.0.0-rc1 (2007-09-25)
422  Initial release
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