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5  sensors.conf.5: Enhance the hysteresis documentation
6  sensors.conf.default: Add support for NCT6779 and NCT6791
7  libsensors: Get rid of arbitrary limit on per-type sensor count
8              Add support for temperature min and critical min hysteresis
9  sensors: Add support for temperature min and critical min hysteresis
10  fancontrol: Deal with moving hwmon attributes
11  sensors-detect: Add detection of ADC128D818
12                  Add detection of AMD family 16h Kabini and Mullins
13                  Add detection of ITE IT8620E and IT8623E
14                  Add detection of TMP441, TMP442, LM95233, LM95234,
15                  and LM95235
16                  Add detection of NCT7802Y
17                  Print kernel version and processor information
18
193.3.5 "Happy Birthday Beddy" (2014-01-22)
20  libsensors: Improve documentation of two functions
21              Increase MAX_SENSORS_PER_TYPE to 33
22  init: Fix EnvironmentFile in service files
23        Drop syslog.target dependency from service files
24  sensors-conf-convert: Add a manual page
25  sensors-detect: Report built-in drivers as such
26                  Use modules.builtin instead of /sys/module
27                  Handle built-in modules properly
28                  Add detection of NCT6791D
29                  Add detection of NCT6681D, NCT6682D, and NCT6683D
30                  Add detection of F71868A
31                  Add detection of IT8603E
32                  Add two PCI IDs for new family 15h AMD processors
33                  Introduce automatic mode (--auto)
34                  Detect incorrect non-interactive runs
35                  Rework option handling
36                  Fix use of uninitialized value 'vendor_id' on ppc64
37                  Add detection of TMP451
38                  Add detection of SMSC EMC2104
39
403.3.4 (2013-05-27)
41  sensors.conf.5: Mention "sensors -u" to get the raw feature names
42  sensors: Clarify what option -u is good for
43  fancontrol: Fix handling of absolute paths in config
44  pwmconfig: Print the initial PWM values
45             Raise the detection threshold to 3/4
46             Properly deal with multiple fan control
47  sensors-detect: Add detection of AMD family 16h power sensors
48                  Map IT8771E, IT8772E, IT8782F and IT8783F to it87
49                  Use /sys/module instead of /proc/modules where available
50                  Drop legacy sysconfig configuration file syntax
51                  Stay alive when /dev/port is missing
52                  Add detection of IT8752F
53                  Add detection of MCP98244
54                  Add detection of LM95234
55                  Add detection of TMP431/TMP432
56                  Update Nuvoton chip information and NCT6106D chip detection
57                  Drop unreliable DS1621/DS1631 detection
58
593.3.3 "Happy Birthday Sophie" (2012-11-06)
60  documentation: Update fan-divisors, fan divisors are optional
61  libsensors: Fix warning about library path not in /etc/ld.so.conf
62  sensors: Fix libiconv linkage need detection in rare corner case
63           Add support for humidity output
64           Add long switches to manual page
65  sensors-detect: Don't choke on systems without PCI
66                  Avoid probing EDID addresses on graphics cards (#2386)
67                  Add detection of NCT6779D and NCT6102D/NCT6106D
68                  Add detection of SMSC LPC47N217 and SIO10N268
69                  Do not scan I2C adapters on graphics cards by default
70                  Fix parent class discovery when multiplexer is present
71
723.3.2 (2012-03-14)
73  libsensors: Added support for new sysfs attributes
74              Change sysfs detection to survive upcoming kernel changes
75  sensord: Fix memory leaks revealed by valgrind
76           Minor performance improvements
77  sensors: Added support for new sysfs attributes
78           Display both instantaneous and average power if available.
79           Report thermal sensor type 1 as CPU diode
80           Align power values better
81           Fix power interval output
82  fancontrol: Support setup where one PWM output controls several fans
83              Output error messages to stderr
84  sensors-detect: Stop calling for PIIX5 SMBus testers
85                  Improve filtering of fake DMI data
86                  Print DMI system/product version if available
87                  Fix loading of the cpuid module
88                  Make LM73 detection less problematic
89                  Add detection of National Semiconductor LM96163
90                  Add detection of GMT G781
91                  Properly handle Super-I/O chips without logical device
92                  Add detection of National Semiconductor LM96080
93                  Add detection of ITE IT8771E
94                  Add detection of ITE IT8781F, IT8782F and IT8783F
95                  Add detection of ITE IT8510E/TE/G, IT8511E/TE/G,
96                         IT8513E/F/G, and IT8518E
97                  Add detection of ST Microelectronics STTS2002 and STTS3000
98                  Add detection of IDT TSE2002GB2, TS3000GB2, Microchip MCP9804,
99                         and Atmel AT30TS00
100
1013.3.1 (2011-07-21)
102  isadump: Add support for word (16-bit) and long (32-bit) reads
103  isaset: Add support for word (16-bit) and long (32-bit) writes
104  sensors.conf.default: Add a section for the EMC6W201
105  sensors-detect: Add AMD family 15h CPU detection
106                  Add detection of ADT7461A / NCT1008
107                  Add detection of ITE IT8516E/F/G
108                  Integrate with systemd
109                  Drop unreliable smart battery detection
110                  Add detection of SMSC EMC6W201
111                  Drop unreliable detection of Maxim MAX6650
112                  Add detection of SMSC EMC2300
113                  Add detection of MAX6642
114                  Add detection of ITE IT8772E
115                  Don't advertise the ipmisensors driver
116                  Add detection of SA56004
117                  Add detection of LM95245
118
1193.3.0 (2011-03-28)
120  Makefile: Check for bison and flex
121  libsensors: Add support for intrusion detection (#2370)
122              Compute MAX_SUBFEATURES at run-time (#2378)
123              Compute MAX_*_SENSOR_TYPES at build time (#2378)
124              Add support for new sysfs attributes (#2379)
125              Add support for humidity sensors
126              Limit symbol visibility
127  sensors.conf.default: Add a section for the W83627THF
128                        Add a section for the SCH5127
129                        Add a section for the W83627UHG
130                        Add a section for the W83795G/ADG
131                        Add a section for the F81865F
132  sensors: Display 3 decimal places in raw output
133           Add support for intrusion detection (#2370)
134           Fix automatic unit selection of 0 value
135           Added support for additional sensor attributes (#2379)
136  sensors-detect: Improve LM90 and W83L771 detection
137                  Fix error seen if I2C bus numbers are not sequential
138                  Add detection of SMSC EMC1423
139                  Add detection of the Analog Devices ADT7410
140                  Add detection of the National Semiconductor LM94
141                  Add detection of the ITE IT8728F
142                  Implement universal detection for coretemp (#2381)
143                  Add detection of Maxim MAX6639
144                  Add detection of SMSC EMC1023, EMC1043, EMC1053, and EMC1063
145                  Add detection of Nuvoton NCT5571D, NCT5577D and NCT6776F
146                  Add detection of SMSC EMC1002, EMC1033, EMC1046, EMC1047,
147                        EMC1072, EMC1073, EMC1074, EMC1402, and EMC1424
148                  Fixed address ranges checked for SMSC EMC1403 and EMC1404.
149                  Fix detection of SPD EEPROM on DDR3 memory modules
150                  Add detection of AMD family 12h and 14h thermal sensors
151                  Add detection of EMC6D103S
152                  Add detection of National Semiconductor LM75A
153                  Count DMI chassis type 8 as a laptop
154                  Add detection of SMSC SCH5627
155                  Add detection of many Fintek Super-I/O devices
156
1573.2.0 (2010-10-10)
158  libsensors: Increase MAX_SENSORS_PER_TYPE to 24
159              Map individual beep features
160              Change license to LGPL
161  pwmconfig: Sample all fan speeds before returning to full speed (#2380)
162             Wait for fans to return to full speed only once per PWM
163             Drop legacy invocations of cut
164  sensors.conf.default: W83667HG config is similar to W83627EHF/DHG
165  sensord: Fix support of multiple chips (#2377)
166  sensors: Properly handle sensor input read errors
167  sensors-detect: Give udev time to settle before accessing i2c nodes
168                  Add support for Intel PCH (SMBus)
169                  Add support for SMSC EMC1403 and EMC1404
170                  Fix detection of RB-C3 AMD Family 10h CPU
171                  Add support for SMSC EMC2103
172                  Add support for Fintek F71889ED
173                  Add support for ITE IT8721F
174                  Fix Maxim MAX6690 support
175                  Fix handling of duplicate detections
176                  Add support for STMicroelectronics STTS424
177                  Add support for NXP SE97 / SE97B
178                  Add reference to NCT6771F/NCT6772F/NCT6775F
179                  Add support for several JC42.4 compliant temperature sensors
180                  Add support for ITE IT8512E/F and IT8758E
181
1823.1.2 (2010-02-02)
183  libsensors: Support upcoming sysfs path to i2c adapters
184              Add support for HID devices
185  fancontrol: Check that all referenced sysfs files exist
186              Check that all devices match the configuration file
187  pwmconfig: Exit immediately if not root
188             Save device paths and names in configuration file
189  sensors.conf.default: Encourage user to not modify this file
190                        Add a section for adt7473 and adt7475
191                        Add a section for adt7476 and adt7490
192  sensord: Don't name our variables "alarm"
193           Major refactoring including
194           - Cleanup of huge functions
195           - Remove needless casts
196           - Fix coding style
197           - Break long lines
198           - Make functions more robust
199           - Remove unused return value
200           - Make CGI script more XHTML compatible
201  sensors: Fix iconv-related build warning in set_degstr
202  sensors-detect: Refer to tmp401 driver if TMP411 is detected
203                  Clean up the discovery of i2c adapters
204                  Report unsupported Access Bus adapters
205                  Add detection for TI's TMP421, TMP422 and TMP423 chips
206                  The SMSC LPC47M233 isn't currently supported
207                  Support upcoming sysfs path to i2c adapters
208                  Rename the modprobe configuration file to lm_sensors.conf
209                  Only report AMD Family 10h CPU with working sensors
210                  Add detection for AMD Family 11h thermal sensors
211                  Add detection for Intel Atom thermal sensors
212                  Add detection for National Semiconductor LM73
213                  Add SMBus detection for AMD Hudson-2
214                  Add detection for Nuvoton W83667HG-B and W83677HG-I
215                  Add detection for Analog Devices ADT7490
216                  Refer to f71882fg driver if F71889FG is detected
217                  Add detecton for Fintek F71869FG
218                  Detect ADT7473 at 0x2c and 0x2d
219                  More known revisions for the ADT7476
220                  Add detection for Nuvoton W83L771AWG/ASG
221                  Add detection for VIA Nano
222                  Add detection for Texas Instruments AMC6821
223                  Add detection for Analog Devices ADT7411
224  sysconfig-lm_sensors-convert: Fix exit code
225
2263.1.1 (2009-06-21)
227  isadump: Use geteuid instead of getuid so that setuid bit works
228  isaset: Use geteuid instead of getuid so that setuid bit works
229  libsensors: Don't rely on dirent->dt_type being set
230              New method to free the memory allocated for chip names
231  Makefile: Include generated source files in dependency checking
232            Make it possible to skip building of the static library
233  fancontrol: Add support for absolute path to hwmon devices
234  sensord: Remove the hidden commandline interface
235           Introduce struct sensord_arguments
236           Using sigaction for signal handlers
237           Convert to linux coding style
238           Cleanup and refactoring of the source code
239           Don't use the system log when generating a CGI script
240           Disable unit scaling for fan speeds
241           Use daemon logging facility instead of local4 by default
242           Fix a memory leak when a chip name is provided
243  sensors: Fix a memory leak when a chip name is provided
244  sensors-detect: Add nNidia nForce MCP78S SMBus detection
245                  Display Super-I/O address even if LD is disabled
246                  Differentiate between PC8374L and WPCD377I
247                  Use dmidecode to find IPMI interfaces if available
248                  Add Nuvoton W83795G/ADG detection
249                  Add National Semiconductor LM95241 detection
250                  Add Winbond/Nuvoton W83627DHG-P and W83627UHG detection
251
2523.1.0 "Happy Birthday Lina" (2009-02-28)
253  libsensors: Add support for instantaneous power sensors
254              Add support for current sensors
255              Fix error propagation during expression evaluation
256              Detect excessive recursion depth during expression eval (#2365)
257              Return a string rather than NULL for unknown errors
258              Skip non-file sysfs entries for speed
259              Fix memory leak in scanner when using flex 2.5.9 or later
260              Report configuration file read errors
261              Exit the configuration file parser sooner
262              Free bus statements from the configuration file sooner
263              Read extra configuration files from /etc/sensors.d (#2174)
264              Report the configuration file name on parse errors
265              Add support for ACPI devices
266  libsensors.3: Reformat for clarity
267                Document function sensors_snprintf_chip_name
268                Document error-related functions
269  lm_sensors.init: Support new format of /etc/sysconfig/lm_sensors (#2246)
270                   Drop support for kernels 2.4 and earlier
271  lm_sensors.init.suse: Delete (actual SuSE script is much different)
272  Makefile: Install sensors.conf.default instead of sensors.conf.eg (#2333)
273  pwmconfig: Drop support for kernels 2.4 and earlier
274  fancontrol: Don't round temperature values
275              Drop support for kernels 2.4 and earlier
276              Exit if configuration file can't be read
277              Create pid file only after successful initialization
278  maxilife scripts: Delete (driver never ported to Linux 2.6)
279  sensord: Accept negative temperatures in RRD database
280           Don't bail out on transient errors (#2330)
281  sensors: Add support for instantaneous power sensors
282           Add support for current sensors
283           Fix exit code in error case
284  sensors.conf.5: Lots of additions and reworks
285  sensors.conf.default: New, minimum version of sensors.conf.eg (#2333)
286                        Add sections for the SMSC SCH311x and SCH5027
287  sensors.conf.eg: The LM99 offset is now handled in the lm90 driver
288                   Move help section to sensors.conf.5
289                   Add a section for the Asus/Fintek F8000
290  sensors-detect: Fix detection of ADT7463 and LM96000
291                  Add VIA VX800/VX820 SMBus support
292                  Fix detection of Intel 5000 series FB-DIMM AMB
293                  Fix detection of ADT7462
294                  Fix detection of SMSC LPC47M292
295                  Add SMSC LPC47M233 support
296                  Drop support for Linux 2.4 (#2325)
297                  Handle special case chips more efficiently
298                  Fix SMBus detection of W83627EHF and W83627DHG
299                  Get I2C adapter driver names from sysfs (#2328)
300                  Drop old SiS I2C adapter entries
301                  Drop separate LM78-J entry
302                  Merge all Mozart-2 entries
303                  Merge both GL518SM entries into one
304                  Complete GL520SM detection
305                  Improve GL525SM detection a bit
306                  Let kernel 2.6.28 and later handle chips aliases
307                  Unload kernel drivers when we are done with them (#2329)
308                  Fix handling of bus driver names with an underscore
309                  Simplify loading of bus drivers
310                  Fix bus number prediction logic (#2327)
311                  Suggest the sbs driver for smart batteries
312                  Drop alias detection for Super-I/O chips
313                  Move alias detection after all chip detections
314                  Probe chip types from safest to more risky (#2322)
315                  Add an option to skip ISA probes except IPMI
316                  Skip ISA detection by default if a Super I/O was found (#2322)
317                  Do not scan I2C adapters on multimedia cards by default
318                  Skip SMBus probing by default if a Super I/O was found (#2322)
319                  Display I2C address statictics with --stat
320                  Document the new detection order and rules
321                  Gather DMI data and print it at start-up
322                  Always probe the SMBus on Asus, Tyan and Supermicro boards
323                  Move IPMI interface detection to its own section
324                  Skip IPMI probing on laptops
325                  Add Winbond/Nuvoton W83667HG support
326                  Add Intel Core I7 support
327                  Generate new format for /etc/sysconfig/lm_sensors (#2246)
328                  Print warnings about missing modules on screen
329                  Fix detection of older DS1621
330                  Add nNidia nForce MCP67, MCP73, MCP79 SMBus support
331                  Exclude auto-loaded PCI and USB drivers from list (#2368)
332                  Special case probing i2c address 0x73 (to not crash FSC ICs)
333                  Add detection of FSC Hades and Syleus IC's
334                  Add detection of Winbond WPCD377I (no sensors)
335  sensors-detect-stat.pl: Delete (functionality merged into sensors-detect)
336  sysconfig-lm_sensors-convert: Sample config file conversion script (#2246)
337
3383.0.3 (2008-09-28)
339  libsensors: Avoid namespace pollution
340  fancontrol: Don't use named pipes when we don't need them (#2319)
341  pwmconfig: Tell the user about gnuplot if it isn't installed
342             Fix MINSTOP and MINSTART test functions (#2340)
343             Test MINSTOP before MINSTART
344             Use better step values for MINSTOP test
345             Print the revision and date at start-up
346             Detect and report obviously incorrect fan speeds
347             Determine MINSTOP automatically
348             Skip MINSTOP and MINSTART tests if fan can't stop
349             Change default for MINTEMP from 0 to 20 degrees C
350             Add support for attributes in the hwmon class device (#2260)
351             Update manual page
352  sensors.conf.eg: Drop "label temp#_crit" statements
353  sensors-detect: Add Intel SCH (bus) support
354                  Add SMSC EMC6D103 support
355                  Improve MAX6657, MAX6658, MAX6659 detection
356                  Cache the byte data reads (#2326)
357                  Add Maxim MAX6654/MAX6690 support
358                  Add National Semiconductor LM95231 support
359                  Add Analog Devices ADT7481 support
360                  Refactor alias detection functions
361                  Fix Andigilog aSC7621 support
362                  Add Texas Instruments THMC51 support
363                  Fix Analog Devices ADT7461 support
364                  Add VIA C7 support
365                  Fix Winbond W83L786NR/NG/R/G support (#2336)
366                  Add Maxim MAX6646/MAX6647/MAX6649 support
367                  Add VIA VT1212 support
368                  Add SMSC EMC2700LPC support
369                  Add ITE IT8720F support
370                  Add Texas Instruments TMP411 support
371                  Prevent misdetection of W83627DHG on I2C as LM78
372                  W83627DHG has no subclients
373                  Add Maxim MAX1618 support
374
3753.0.2 (2008-05-18)
376  documentation: Delete the FAQ, now maintained on the wiki
377  libsensors: Use __func__ instead of __FUNCTION__
378              Parse the configuration file in C locale
379              Late compute statements override early ones
380              Support virtual hwmon devices (#2309)
381              Support power and energy sensors
382              Support DOS-style configuration files again (#2284)
383  pwmconfig: Don't create the configuration file before it's needed
384             Don't preserve configuration file customizations
385             Fix permissions of the configuration file
386             Don't start if fancontrol is running (#2299)
387  fancontrol: Don't start if already running (#2299)
388              Delete fancontrol.pid at exit time (#2299)
389  sensord: Fix support of multiple chip names on the command line (#2321)
390  sensors: Print energy and power sensors with automatically scaled units
391  sensors-detect: Add SMSC SCH5027D detection
392                  Do not access I/O ports on PPC
393                  Move south bridge sensor detection to the right section
394                  Run chip_special_cases() earlier
395                  New device ID for the SMSC SCH5317
396                  Add SMSC SCH5127 detection
397                  Add National Semiconductor LM64 detection
398                  Add Asus F8000 detection
399                  Add Intel ICH10 (bus) detection
400                  Don't probe I2C addresses 0x40-0x47
401                  Fix the parsing of I2C addresses not to scan
402                  Detect and skip 1-register-only I2C devices
403                  Avoid SMBus word transactions where possible
404                  Add Dallas DS1631 detection
405
4063.0.1 (2008-01-28)
407  documentation: Update the application writing guidelines
408  libsensors: No longer depend on libsysfs (#2262)
409              Don't guess the bus type from the device ID format (#2240)
410              Add support for attributes in the hwmon class device (#2260)
411  Makefile: No warnings about ld configuration for staged installations
412            Document the variable overriding mechanism (#2296)
413  pwmconfig: Really hide errors on sysfs writes
414             Deal gracefully with read-only pwm_enable files
415             Warn about outputs found in automatic mode
416             Repeat available configuration options before prompt (#2289)
417             Fix duplicate warning message when config file is broken
418  fancontrol: Detect improperly formatted FCTEMPS value (#2293)
419  sensord: Fix rrd support (#2276)
420           Use the same colors for daily and weekly charts
421           Drop workaround needed by old versions of rrdtool
422  sensors: Fix error path on library initialization error
423  sensors.conf.eg: Fix voltage value references (g520sm, lm80, pc87366)
424  sensors-detect: Drop PCA9540 detection
425                  Improve sysconfig and modprobe.d integration
426                  Add SMSC SCH5514D-NS detection (no sensors)
427                  Lower the confidence of MAX6650/MAX6651
428                  Add Fintek F71858DG detection
429                  Add Fintek F81216D detection (no sensors)
430  unhide_ICH_SMBus: Add support for the 82801AA (ICH)
431
4323.0.0 (2007-11-24)
433  Makefile: Fix MODULE_DIR usage in etc
434            Fix build on PPC
435  pwmconfig: Better diagnostics in pwmdisable
436             Give the fans some time to spin up
437  sensors-detect: Add Texas Instruments TMP401 detection
438                  Mention the f75375s driver
439                  Add SMSC LPC47B367-NC detection (no sensors)
440                  Reduce w83781d/lm78 I2C address probing range
441                  Add Intel Celeron 4xx and Penryn (CPU on 45nm) detection
442
4433.0.0-rc3 (2007-10-28)
444  libsensors: Add a default configuration file
445              Fix memory leaks on initialization error
446              Make the configuration file optional
447              Change the default configuration file to /etc/sensors3.conf
448  sensord: Reload config on SIGHUP rather than automatically
449           No default configuration file name
450  sensors: Fix file handle leak on library initialization error
451           Handle the case where voltage measurements aren't available
452           No default configuration file name
453           Install as sensors again
454  sensors.conf.eg: Install as sensors3.conf
455  sensors-detect: Fix SMSC LPC47B357/M967 detection
456                  Select the right driver for FSC chips
457  sensors-detect-stat.pl: Handle alternative chip lists
458
4593.0.0-rc2 (2007-10-10)
460  useful_addresses.html: Moved to the wiki
461  Makefile: Add sensors-conf-convert to make install
462  libsensors: Notify the caller when writing a value fails
463              Differentiate between different read error types
464              Report I/O errors as such
465  sensord: Log the error code on failure
466           Drop the configuration file search path mechanism (#2259)
467           Manual page update
468  sensors: Fix spurious critical temperature alarm
469           Print error messages to stderr
470           Make error messages more helpful and consistent
471           Better handling of the fault flags
472  sensors-conf-convert: Add a short help text
473  sensors-detect: Fix SMSC SCH311x detection
474                  Add AMD K10 CPU sensor detection
475
4763.0.0-rc1 (2007-09-25)
477  Initial release
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