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Update the note about libsensors license. libsensors is released
under the LGPL now, thanks Guenter for pointing out the overlook.

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5  documentation: Update the note about libsensors license
6  sensors.conf.5: Enhance the hysteresis documentation
7  sensors.conf.default: Add support for NCT6779 and NCT6791
8  libsensors: Get rid of arbitrary limit on per-type sensor count
9              Add support for temperature min and critical min hysteresis
10  sensors: Add support for temperature min and critical min hysteresis
11  fancontrol: Deal with moving hwmon attributes
12              Fix shell error when FCFANS is not set
13  sensors-detect: Add detection of ADC128D818
14                  Add detection of AMD family 16h Kabini and Mullins
15                  Add detection of ITE IT8620E and IT8623E
16                  Add detection of TMP441, TMP442, LM95233, LM95234,
17                  and LM95235
18                  Add detection of NCT7802Y
19                  Print kernel version and processor information
20                  Add detection of NCT6792D
21                  Add reference to nct6683 driver
22                  Show that NCT6102D/6104D/6106D are supported by nct6775 driver
23                  Show NCT5573D as compatible to NCT6776F with same chip ID
24                  Document support for EMC1402, EMC1404, and EMC1424
25                  Detect new revisions of EMC14xx
26                  Add detection of EMC1422
27
283.3.5 "Happy Birthday Beddy" (2014-01-22)
29  libsensors: Improve documentation of two functions
30              Increase MAX_SENSORS_PER_TYPE to 33
31  init: Fix EnvironmentFile in service files
32        Drop syslog.target dependency from service files
33  sensors-conf-convert: Add a manual page
34  sensors-detect: Report built-in drivers as such
35                  Use modules.builtin instead of /sys/module
36                  Handle built-in modules properly
37                  Add detection of NCT6791D
38                  Add detection of NCT6681D, NCT6682D, and NCT6683D
39                  Add detection of F71868A
40                  Add detection of IT8603E
41                  Add two PCI IDs for new family 15h AMD processors
42                  Introduce automatic mode (--auto)
43                  Detect incorrect non-interactive runs
44                  Rework option handling
45                  Fix use of uninitialized value 'vendor_id' on ppc64
46                  Add detection of TMP451
47                  Add detection of SMSC EMC2104
48
493.3.4 (2013-05-27)
50  sensors.conf.5: Mention "sensors -u" to get the raw feature names
51  sensors: Clarify what option -u is good for
52  fancontrol: Fix handling of absolute paths in config
53  pwmconfig: Print the initial PWM values
54             Raise the detection threshold to 3/4
55             Properly deal with multiple fan control
56  sensors-detect: Add detection of AMD family 16h power sensors
57                  Map IT8771E, IT8772E, IT8782F and IT8783F to it87
58                  Use /sys/module instead of /proc/modules where available
59                  Drop legacy sysconfig configuration file syntax
60                  Stay alive when /dev/port is missing
61                  Add detection of IT8752F
62                  Add detection of MCP98244
63                  Add detection of LM95234
64                  Add detection of TMP431/TMP432
65                  Update Nuvoton chip information and NCT6106D chip detection
66                  Drop unreliable DS1621/DS1631 detection
67
683.3.3 "Happy Birthday Sophie" (2012-11-06)
69  documentation: Update fan-divisors, fan divisors are optional
70  libsensors: Fix warning about library path not in /etc/ld.so.conf
71  sensors: Fix libiconv linkage need detection in rare corner case
72           Add support for humidity output
73           Add long switches to manual page
74  sensors-detect: Don't choke on systems without PCI
75                  Avoid probing EDID addresses on graphics cards (#2386)
76                  Add detection of NCT6779D and NCT6102D/NCT6106D
77                  Add detection of SMSC LPC47N217 and SIO10N268
78                  Do not scan I2C adapters on graphics cards by default
79                  Fix parent class discovery when multiplexer is present
80
813.3.2 (2012-03-14)
82  libsensors: Added support for new sysfs attributes
83              Change sysfs detection to survive upcoming kernel changes
84  sensord: Fix memory leaks revealed by valgrind
85           Minor performance improvements
86  sensors: Added support for new sysfs attributes
87           Display both instantaneous and average power if available.
88           Report thermal sensor type 1 as CPU diode
89           Align power values better
90           Fix power interval output
91  fancontrol: Support setup where one PWM output controls several fans
92              Output error messages to stderr
93  sensors-detect: Stop calling for PIIX5 SMBus testers
94                  Improve filtering of fake DMI data
95                  Print DMI system/product version if available
96                  Fix loading of the cpuid module
97                  Make LM73 detection less problematic
98                  Add detection of National Semiconductor LM96163
99                  Add detection of GMT G781
100                  Properly handle Super-I/O chips without logical device
101                  Add detection of National Semiconductor LM96080
102                  Add detection of ITE IT8771E
103                  Add detection of ITE IT8781F, IT8782F and IT8783F
104                  Add detection of ITE IT8510E/TE/G, IT8511E/TE/G,
105                         IT8513E/F/G, and IT8518E
106                  Add detection of ST Microelectronics STTS2002 and STTS3000
107                  Add detection of IDT TSE2002GB2, TS3000GB2, Microchip MCP9804,
108                         and Atmel AT30TS00
109
1103.3.1 (2011-07-21)
111  isadump: Add support for word (16-bit) and long (32-bit) reads
112  isaset: Add support for word (16-bit) and long (32-bit) writes
113  sensors.conf.default: Add a section for the EMC6W201
114  sensors-detect: Add AMD family 15h CPU detection
115                  Add detection of ADT7461A / NCT1008
116                  Add detection of ITE IT8516E/F/G
117                  Integrate with systemd
118                  Drop unreliable smart battery detection
119                  Add detection of SMSC EMC6W201
120                  Drop unreliable detection of Maxim MAX6650
121                  Add detection of SMSC EMC2300
122                  Add detection of MAX6642
123                  Add detection of ITE IT8772E
124                  Don't advertise the ipmisensors driver
125                  Add detection of SA56004
126                  Add detection of LM95245
127
1283.3.0 (2011-03-28)
129  Makefile: Check for bison and flex
130  libsensors: Add support for intrusion detection (#2370)
131              Compute MAX_SUBFEATURES at run-time (#2378)
132              Compute MAX_*_SENSOR_TYPES at build time (#2378)
133              Add support for new sysfs attributes (#2379)
134              Add support for humidity sensors
135              Limit symbol visibility
136  sensors.conf.default: Add a section for the W83627THF
137                        Add a section for the SCH5127
138                        Add a section for the W83627UHG
139                        Add a section for the W83795G/ADG
140                        Add a section for the F81865F
141  sensors: Display 3 decimal places in raw output
142           Add support for intrusion detection (#2370)
143           Fix automatic unit selection of 0 value
144           Added support for additional sensor attributes (#2379)
145  sensors-detect: Improve LM90 and W83L771 detection
146                  Fix error seen if I2C bus numbers are not sequential
147                  Add detection of SMSC EMC1423
148                  Add detection of the Analog Devices ADT7410
149                  Add detection of the National Semiconductor LM94
150                  Add detection of the ITE IT8728F
151                  Implement universal detection for coretemp (#2381)
152                  Add detection of Maxim MAX6639
153                  Add detection of SMSC EMC1023, EMC1043, EMC1053, and EMC1063
154                  Add detection of Nuvoton NCT5571D, NCT5577D and NCT6776F
155                  Add detection of SMSC EMC1002, EMC1033, EMC1046, EMC1047,
156                        EMC1072, EMC1073, EMC1074, EMC1402, and EMC1424
157                  Fixed address ranges checked for SMSC EMC1403 and EMC1404.
158                  Fix detection of SPD EEPROM on DDR3 memory modules
159                  Add detection of AMD family 12h and 14h thermal sensors
160                  Add detection of EMC6D103S
161                  Add detection of National Semiconductor LM75A
162                  Count DMI chassis type 8 as a laptop
163                  Add detection of SMSC SCH5627
164                  Add detection of many Fintek Super-I/O devices
165
1663.2.0 (2010-10-10)
167  libsensors: Increase MAX_SENSORS_PER_TYPE to 24
168              Map individual beep features
169              Change license to LGPL
170  pwmconfig: Sample all fan speeds before returning to full speed (#2380)
171             Wait for fans to return to full speed only once per PWM
172             Drop legacy invocations of cut
173  sensors.conf.default: W83667HG config is similar to W83627EHF/DHG
174  sensord: Fix support of multiple chips (#2377)
175  sensors: Properly handle sensor input read errors
176  sensors-detect: Give udev time to settle before accessing i2c nodes
177                  Add support for Intel PCH (SMBus)
178                  Add support for SMSC EMC1403 and EMC1404
179                  Fix detection of RB-C3 AMD Family 10h CPU
180                  Add support for SMSC EMC2103
181                  Add support for Fintek F71889ED
182                  Add support for ITE IT8721F
183                  Fix Maxim MAX6690 support
184                  Fix handling of duplicate detections
185                  Add support for STMicroelectronics STTS424
186                  Add support for NXP SE97 / SE97B
187                  Add reference to NCT6771F/NCT6772F/NCT6775F
188                  Add support for several JC42.4 compliant temperature sensors
189                  Add support for ITE IT8512E/F and IT8758E
190
1913.1.2 (2010-02-02)
192  libsensors: Support upcoming sysfs path to i2c adapters
193              Add support for HID devices
194  fancontrol: Check that all referenced sysfs files exist
195              Check that all devices match the configuration file
196  pwmconfig: Exit immediately if not root
197             Save device paths and names in configuration file
198  sensors.conf.default: Encourage user to not modify this file
199                        Add a section for adt7473 and adt7475
200                        Add a section for adt7476 and adt7490
201  sensord: Don't name our variables "alarm"
202           Major refactoring including
203           - Cleanup of huge functions
204           - Remove needless casts
205           - Fix coding style
206           - Break long lines
207           - Make functions more robust
208           - Remove unused return value
209           - Make CGI script more XHTML compatible
210  sensors: Fix iconv-related build warning in set_degstr
211  sensors-detect: Refer to tmp401 driver if TMP411 is detected
212                  Clean up the discovery of i2c adapters
213                  Report unsupported Access Bus adapters
214                  Add detection for TI's TMP421, TMP422 and TMP423 chips
215                  The SMSC LPC47M233 isn't currently supported
216                  Support upcoming sysfs path to i2c adapters
217                  Rename the modprobe configuration file to lm_sensors.conf
218                  Only report AMD Family 10h CPU with working sensors
219                  Add detection for AMD Family 11h thermal sensors
220                  Add detection for Intel Atom thermal sensors
221                  Add detection for National Semiconductor LM73
222                  Add SMBus detection for AMD Hudson-2
223                  Add detection for Nuvoton W83667HG-B and W83677HG-I
224                  Add detection for Analog Devices ADT7490
225                  Refer to f71882fg driver if F71889FG is detected
226                  Add detecton for Fintek F71869FG
227                  Detect ADT7473 at 0x2c and 0x2d
228                  More known revisions for the ADT7476
229                  Add detection for Nuvoton W83L771AWG/ASG
230                  Add detection for VIA Nano
231                  Add detection for Texas Instruments AMC6821
232                  Add detection for Analog Devices ADT7411
233  sysconfig-lm_sensors-convert: Fix exit code
234
2353.1.1 (2009-06-21)
236  isadump: Use geteuid instead of getuid so that setuid bit works
237  isaset: Use geteuid instead of getuid so that setuid bit works
238  libsensors: Don't rely on dirent->dt_type being set
239              New method to free the memory allocated for chip names
240  Makefile: Include generated source files in dependency checking
241            Make it possible to skip building of the static library
242  fancontrol: Add support for absolute path to hwmon devices
243  sensord: Remove the hidden commandline interface
244           Introduce struct sensord_arguments
245           Using sigaction for signal handlers
246           Convert to linux coding style
247           Cleanup and refactoring of the source code
248           Don't use the system log when generating a CGI script
249           Disable unit scaling for fan speeds
250           Use daemon logging facility instead of local4 by default
251           Fix a memory leak when a chip name is provided
252  sensors: Fix a memory leak when a chip name is provided
253  sensors-detect: Add nNidia nForce MCP78S SMBus detection
254                  Display Super-I/O address even if LD is disabled
255                  Differentiate between PC8374L and WPCD377I
256                  Use dmidecode to find IPMI interfaces if available
257                  Add Nuvoton W83795G/ADG detection
258                  Add National Semiconductor LM95241 detection
259                  Add Winbond/Nuvoton W83627DHG-P and W83627UHG detection
260
2613.1.0 "Happy Birthday Lina" (2009-02-28)
262  libsensors: Add support for instantaneous power sensors
263              Add support for current sensors
264              Fix error propagation during expression evaluation
265              Detect excessive recursion depth during expression eval (#2365)
266              Return a string rather than NULL for unknown errors
267              Skip non-file sysfs entries for speed
268              Fix memory leak in scanner when using flex 2.5.9 or later
269              Report configuration file read errors
270              Exit the configuration file parser sooner
271              Free bus statements from the configuration file sooner
272              Read extra configuration files from /etc/sensors.d (#2174)
273              Report the configuration file name on parse errors
274              Add support for ACPI devices
275  libsensors.3: Reformat for clarity
276                Document function sensors_snprintf_chip_name
277                Document error-related functions
278  lm_sensors.init: Support new format of /etc/sysconfig/lm_sensors (#2246)
279                   Drop support for kernels 2.4 and earlier
280  lm_sensors.init.suse: Delete (actual SuSE script is much different)
281  Makefile: Install sensors.conf.default instead of sensors.conf.eg (#2333)
282  pwmconfig: Drop support for kernels 2.4 and earlier
283  fancontrol: Don't round temperature values
284              Drop support for kernels 2.4 and earlier
285              Exit if configuration file can't be read
286              Create pid file only after successful initialization
287  maxilife scripts: Delete (driver never ported to Linux 2.6)
288  sensord: Accept negative temperatures in RRD database
289           Don't bail out on transient errors (#2330)
290  sensors: Add support for instantaneous power sensors
291           Add support for current sensors
292           Fix exit code in error case
293  sensors.conf.5: Lots of additions and reworks
294  sensors.conf.default: New, minimum version of sensors.conf.eg (#2333)
295                        Add sections for the SMSC SCH311x and SCH5027
296  sensors.conf.eg: The LM99 offset is now handled in the lm90 driver
297                   Move help section to sensors.conf.5
298                   Add a section for the Asus/Fintek F8000
299  sensors-detect: Fix detection of ADT7463 and LM96000
300                  Add VIA VX800/VX820 SMBus support
301                  Fix detection of Intel 5000 series FB-DIMM AMB
302                  Fix detection of ADT7462
303                  Fix detection of SMSC LPC47M292
304                  Add SMSC LPC47M233 support
305                  Drop support for Linux 2.4 (#2325)
306                  Handle special case chips more efficiently
307                  Fix SMBus detection of W83627EHF and W83627DHG
308                  Get I2C adapter driver names from sysfs (#2328)
309                  Drop old SiS I2C adapter entries
310                  Drop separate LM78-J entry
311                  Merge all Mozart-2 entries
312                  Merge both GL518SM entries into one
313                  Complete GL520SM detection
314                  Improve GL525SM detection a bit
315                  Let kernel 2.6.28 and later handle chips aliases
316                  Unload kernel drivers when we are done with them (#2329)
317                  Fix handling of bus driver names with an underscore
318                  Simplify loading of bus drivers
319                  Fix bus number prediction logic (#2327)
320                  Suggest the sbs driver for smart batteries
321                  Drop alias detection for Super-I/O chips
322                  Move alias detection after all chip detections
323                  Probe chip types from safest to more risky (#2322)
324                  Add an option to skip ISA probes except IPMI
325                  Skip ISA detection by default if a Super I/O was found (#2322)
326                  Do not scan I2C adapters on multimedia cards by default
327                  Skip SMBus probing by default if a Super I/O was found (#2322)
328                  Display I2C address statictics with --stat
329                  Document the new detection order and rules
330                  Gather DMI data and print it at start-up
331                  Always probe the SMBus on Asus, Tyan and Supermicro boards
332                  Move IPMI interface detection to its own section
333                  Skip IPMI probing on laptops
334                  Add Winbond/Nuvoton W83667HG support
335                  Add Intel Core I7 support
336                  Generate new format for /etc/sysconfig/lm_sensors (#2246)
337                  Print warnings about missing modules on screen
338                  Fix detection of older DS1621
339                  Add nNidia nForce MCP67, MCP73, MCP79 SMBus support
340                  Exclude auto-loaded PCI and USB drivers from list (#2368)
341                  Special case probing i2c address 0x73 (to not crash FSC ICs)
342                  Add detection of FSC Hades and Syleus IC's
343                  Add detection of Winbond WPCD377I (no sensors)
344  sensors-detect-stat.pl: Delete (functionality merged into sensors-detect)
345  sysconfig-lm_sensors-convert: Sample config file conversion script (#2246)
346
3473.0.3 (2008-09-28)
348  libsensors: Avoid namespace pollution
349  fancontrol: Don't use named pipes when we don't need them (#2319)
350  pwmconfig: Tell the user about gnuplot if it isn't installed
351             Fix MINSTOP and MINSTART test functions (#2340)
352             Test MINSTOP before MINSTART
353             Use better step values for MINSTOP test
354             Print the revision and date at start-up
355             Detect and report obviously incorrect fan speeds
356             Determine MINSTOP automatically
357             Skip MINSTOP and MINSTART tests if fan can't stop
358             Change default for MINTEMP from 0 to 20 degrees C
359             Add support for attributes in the hwmon class device (#2260)
360             Update manual page
361  sensors.conf.eg: Drop "label temp#_crit" statements
362  sensors-detect: Add Intel SCH (bus) support
363                  Add SMSC EMC6D103 support
364                  Improve MAX6657, MAX6658, MAX6659 detection
365                  Cache the byte data reads (#2326)
366                  Add Maxim MAX6654/MAX6690 support
367                  Add National Semiconductor LM95231 support
368                  Add Analog Devices ADT7481 support
369                  Refactor alias detection functions
370                  Fix Andigilog aSC7621 support
371                  Add Texas Instruments THMC51 support
372                  Fix Analog Devices ADT7461 support
373                  Add VIA C7 support
374                  Fix Winbond W83L786NR/NG/R/G support (#2336)
375                  Add Maxim MAX6646/MAX6647/MAX6649 support
376                  Add VIA VT1212 support
377                  Add SMSC EMC2700LPC support
378                  Add ITE IT8720F support
379                  Add Texas Instruments TMP411 support
380                  Prevent misdetection of W83627DHG on I2C as LM78
381                  W83627DHG has no subclients
382                  Add Maxim MAX1618 support
383
3843.0.2 (2008-05-18)
385  documentation: Delete the FAQ, now maintained on the wiki
386  libsensors: Use __func__ instead of __FUNCTION__
387              Parse the configuration file in C locale
388              Late compute statements override early ones
389              Support virtual hwmon devices (#2309)
390              Support power and energy sensors
391              Support DOS-style configuration files again (#2284)
392  pwmconfig: Don't create the configuration file before it's needed
393             Don't preserve configuration file customizations
394             Fix permissions of the configuration file
395             Don't start if fancontrol is running (#2299)
396  fancontrol: Don't start if already running (#2299)
397              Delete fancontrol.pid at exit time (#2299)
398  sensord: Fix support of multiple chip names on the command line (#2321)
399  sensors: Print energy and power sensors with automatically scaled units
400  sensors-detect: Add SMSC SCH5027D detection
401                  Do not access I/O ports on PPC
402                  Move south bridge sensor detection to the right section
403                  Run chip_special_cases() earlier
404                  New device ID for the SMSC SCH5317
405                  Add SMSC SCH5127 detection
406                  Add National Semiconductor LM64 detection
407                  Add Asus F8000 detection
408                  Add Intel ICH10 (bus) detection
409                  Don't probe I2C addresses 0x40-0x47
410                  Fix the parsing of I2C addresses not to scan
411                  Detect and skip 1-register-only I2C devices
412                  Avoid SMBus word transactions where possible
413                  Add Dallas DS1631 detection
414
4153.0.1 (2008-01-28)
416  documentation: Update the application writing guidelines
417  libsensors: No longer depend on libsysfs (#2262)
418              Don't guess the bus type from the device ID format (#2240)
419              Add support for attributes in the hwmon class device (#2260)
420  Makefile: No warnings about ld configuration for staged installations
421            Document the variable overriding mechanism (#2296)
422  pwmconfig: Really hide errors on sysfs writes
423             Deal gracefully with read-only pwm_enable files
424             Warn about outputs found in automatic mode
425             Repeat available configuration options before prompt (#2289)
426             Fix duplicate warning message when config file is broken
427  fancontrol: Detect improperly formatted FCTEMPS value (#2293)
428  sensord: Fix rrd support (#2276)
429           Use the same colors for daily and weekly charts
430           Drop workaround needed by old versions of rrdtool
431  sensors: Fix error path on library initialization error
432  sensors.conf.eg: Fix voltage value references (g520sm, lm80, pc87366)
433  sensors-detect: Drop PCA9540 detection
434                  Improve sysconfig and modprobe.d integration
435                  Add SMSC SCH5514D-NS detection (no sensors)
436                  Lower the confidence of MAX6650/MAX6651
437                  Add Fintek F71858DG detection
438                  Add Fintek F81216D detection (no sensors)
439  unhide_ICH_SMBus: Add support for the 82801AA (ICH)
440
4413.0.0 (2007-11-24)
442  Makefile: Fix MODULE_DIR usage in etc
443            Fix build on PPC
444  pwmconfig: Better diagnostics in pwmdisable
445             Give the fans some time to spin up
446  sensors-detect: Add Texas Instruments TMP401 detection
447                  Mention the f75375s driver
448                  Add SMSC LPC47B367-NC detection (no sensors)
449                  Reduce w83781d/lm78 I2C address probing range
450                  Add Intel Celeron 4xx and Penryn (CPU on 45nm) detection
451
4523.0.0-rc3 (2007-10-28)
453  libsensors: Add a default configuration file
454              Fix memory leaks on initialization error
455              Make the configuration file optional
456              Change the default configuration file to /etc/sensors3.conf
457  sensord: Reload config on SIGHUP rather than automatically
458           No default configuration file name
459  sensors: Fix file handle leak on library initialization error
460           Handle the case where voltage measurements aren't available
461           No default configuration file name
462           Install as sensors again
463  sensors.conf.eg: Install as sensors3.conf
464  sensors-detect: Fix SMSC LPC47B357/M967 detection
465                  Select the right driver for FSC chips
466  sensors-detect-stat.pl: Handle alternative chip lists
467
4683.0.0-rc2 (2007-10-10)
469  useful_addresses.html: Moved to the wiki
470  Makefile: Add sensors-conf-convert to make install
471  libsensors: Notify the caller when writing a value fails
472              Differentiate between different read error types
473              Report I/O errors as such
474  sensord: Log the error code on failure
475           Drop the configuration file search path mechanism (#2259)
476           Manual page update
477  sensors: Fix spurious critical temperature alarm
478           Print error messages to stderr
479           Make error messages more helpful and consistent
480           Better handling of the fault flags
481  sensors-conf-convert: Add a short help text
482  sensors-detect: Fix SMSC SCH311x detection
483                  Add AMD K10 CPU sensor detection
484
4853.0.0-rc1 (2007-09-25)
486  Initial release
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