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Revision 4085, 70.8 KB (checked in by khali, 9 years ago)

sensors-detect: Drop the ISA IT87xxF detection. Super-I/O detection is
more reliable.

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1lm_sensors CHANGES file
42.10.1 (2006????)
5  File doc/busses/i2c-piix4: Update (2.6 backport)
6  File etc/ Add an smsc47m192 section
7                            Comment out all set statements
8                            Add an it8716 section
9  Library: Fix device scan when no i2c support is present
10           Add support for W83627EHF voltage inputs and alarms
11           Add support for the smsc47m192 driver
12           Fix all memory leaks (yeah!)
13           Fix no sensors being reported as an error
14           Add support for the IT8716F chip
15  Makefile: Don't grep autoconf.h on user-space targets
16            Fix depmod on non-running kernel version
17            Silent errors on missing dependency files
18  Module i2c-ali1535: Drop redundant semaphore (2.6 backport)
19  Module i2c-amd756-s4882: Improve static semaphore initialization
20                           (2.6 backport)
21  Module i2c-i801: Disable PEC mode after every transaction (2.6 backport)
22                   Add ICH8 support (2.6 backport)
23                   Fix block transaction poll loops (2.6 backport)
24                   Remove PCI function check (2.6 backport)
25                   Cleanups (2.6 backport)
26  Module i2c-nforce2: Add nForce4 MCP51, MCP55 support (2.6 backport)
27  Module i2c-piix4: Add ServerWorks HT-1000 support (2.6 backport)
28                    Add ATI IXP200, IXP300, IXP400 support (2.6 backport)
29                    Drop the fix_hstcfg parameter (2.6 backport)
30  Module i2c-viapro: Fix compilation with kernels < 2.4.21
31  Module lm83: Add LM82 support (2.6 backport)
32  Module w83781d: Use real-time alarm registers when possible (2.6 backport)
33  Module w83792d: Fix PWM range (2.6 backport)
34  Program Decode depending on the memory type
35                           Decode the manufacturing date to an ISO8601 date
36                           Add the memory size computation and provide brief
37                            timing characteritics for SDRAM/DDR/DDR2 memory
38                           Add memory size computation for Rambus memory
39                           Various output cleanups and fixes
40  Program i2cdetect: Add a mode to print adapter functionalities
41  Program i2cdump: Restore bank after bank switching
42                   Add new mode W (read word on even register addresses)
43  Program mkpatch: Fix typo breaking f71805f
44  Program sensors: No error messages on missing w83792d fan4-7 (Yuan Mu)
45                   Add smsc47m192 support
46                   Add abituguru support (Hans de Goede)
47                   Fix memory leak when printing an unknown chip
48                   Add it8716 support
49                   Make each it87 fan and fan div optional
50  Program sensors-detect: Add ServerWorks HT-1000 SMBus detection
51                          Add ATI IXP200/300/400 SMBus detection
52                          Prevent warning on 64-bit PCI addresses
53                          Add Fintek F75363SG, F75111R/RG/N, F75121R,
54                           F75122R/RG, F75373S/SG, F75375S/SP, F75383S/M,
55                           F75384S/M, F75387SG/RG and F81218D detection
56                          Add Winbond W83793R/G detection
57                          Handle the W83791D driver difference between kernels
58                          Add nForce4 MCP04, MCP51 and MCP55 detection
59                          Add AMD Geode devices detection
60                          Add ITE IT8716F and IT8718F detection
61                          Add NatSemi/Winbond PC87427 detection
62                          Get driver information for busy addresses from
63                           sysfs (2.6 only)
64                          Drop the ISA IT87xxF detection
672.10.0 (20060214)
68  File doc/lm_sensors-FAQ.texi: Remove version 1 specifics part
69  File doc/busses/i2c-viapro: Update (2.6 backport)
70  File doc/chips/via686a: Update (2.6 backport)
71  File doc/chips/w83627hf: W83627THF VID clarification (2.6 backport)
72  File etc/ Do not set vrm by default
73  File i2c-dev.h: Fix union i2c_smbus_data definition
74                  Sync i2c_msg definition with i2c.h (Hideki Iwamoto)
75                  Add missing parentheses around macros
76                  Drop I2C_FUNC_SMBUS_EMUL
77                  Drop I2C_FUNC_SMBUS_*_PEC
78                  Drop I2C_SMBUS_*_PEC
79  File sensors_vid.h: Drop default VRM
80  Library: NOTE: libsensors(3) will no longer see eeprom (SPD) chips
81           This is intentional.  Use if you still
82           need your memory SPD data.
83  Library: Big update to use libsysfs.  More TODO though.
84           Fix bus matching code for Linux 2.6 (Karsten Petersen)
85           Add f71805f, w83687thf support
86           Add platform drivers support
87           Fix sysctl warnings on x86_64
88           Restore vt1211 temp1
89  Makefile: Compile user-space programs with -Wundef
90  Module i2c-i801: Simplify the hardware PEC code
91                   Always set PEC mode explicitly before each transaction
92  Module i2c-i810: Documentation update, PCI IDs cleanup
93  Module i2c-keywest: Remove bus probing code (2.6 backport)
94  Module i2c-nforce2: Remove dead code (2.6 backport)
95                      Add the ID of the nForce4 MCP-04 (2.6 backport)
96  Module i2c-via: Remove dead code
97  Module i2c-viapro: Remove dead code
98                     Support I2C block read (2.6 backport)
99                     Code cleanups (2.6 backport)
100                     Improve debug register dump (2.6 backport)
101  Modules i2c-ali1535, i2c-ali1563, i2c-ali15x3, i2c-amd756, i2c-amd8111,
102          i2c-i801, i2c-nforce2, i2c-piix4, i2c-sis5595, i2c-sis630,
103          i2c-sis645: Use pci_driver name to request I/O region; do
104                      not initialize i2c_adapter name to "unset" (2.6
105                      backport)
106  Modules i2c-amd8111, i2c-i801, i2c-nforce2: Drop software PEC code
107                                              (2.6 backport)
108  Module adm9240: Cleanups (2.6 backport)
109  Module f71805f: New, supports the Fintek F71805F/FG Super-I/O
110  Module it87: Minor cleanups
111               Fix fan3_div setting bug (Anton V. Staaf)
112  Module lm90: Support the ADM1032-2 and ADT7461-2 (2.6 backport)
113               Separate the register read function
114               Add PEC support for the ADM1032
115  Module via686a: Cleanups
116  Module w83627hf: Drop useless initialization step (2.6 backport)
117                   Fix in4 for W83627THF and W83637HF (Yuan Mu)
118                   Fix alarms (Yuan Mu)
119                   Preserve fan min on fan div change (Yuan Mu)
120                   Properly handle W83627THF without VID (Yuan Mu)
121                   Fix in0 limit settings in "VRM9" mode (Yuan Mu)
122                   Add W83687THF support
123  Module w83781d: Drop W83697HF support (Grant Coady)
124  Module w83792d: Bug fixes and code cleanups (Yuan Mu, 2.6 backport)
125                  Fix fan control mode (PWM/DC) reporting
126                  Fix fan div auto-adjust (Yuan Mu)
127                  Fix the subclient handling
128  Module w83l785ts: Minor cleanup (2.6 backport)
129  Module vt1211: Restore temp1
130  Modules vt1211, vt8231: Change default VRM to 9.1
131  Program Add lookup tables for manufacturer names
132                           Fix rounding error in PCxxxx speed computation
133                           Improve text output
134                           Improve speed under Linux 2.6
135                           Verify checksum before decoding anything
136                           Improve manufacturing location decoding
137                           Improve memory type detection
138                           Improve part number decoding
139  Program i2cdump: Drop now useless #ifdef tests
140                   Fix capability check for continuous byte mode
141  Program i2cget: New
142  Program i2cset: Add PEC support
143                  Fix argc check
144  Programs i2cdetect, i2cdump, i2cset: Stop printing the algorithm name
145                                       Print the correct bus type if bus
146                                       functionality can be queried
147  Program isadump: Display the real addresses in flat mode
148  Program Silently skip already existing nodes
149  Program mkpatch: Include f71805f
150  Program sensord: Do not log algorithm names
151                   Drop EEPROM support (Aurelien Jarno)
152                   Add W83627EHF, F71805F/FG support
153                   Fix PC87365/PC87366 alarms
154  Program sensors: Drop free_the_label
155                   Fix compilation with uclibc (no iconv)
156                   Add f71805f, w83687thf support
157  Program sensors-detect: Drop algorithm names
158                          Do not rely on i2cdetect -l printing algo names
159                          Simplify adapter name matching mechanism
160                          New address for ADM1032, ADT7461
161                          Improve ADT7467, ADT7468 support
162                          Fix MAX6659 reported driver
163                          Add Fintek F71805F detection
164                          Add Analog Devices ADT7476 detection
165                          Add Intel 82845G detection
166                          Add IT8201R/IT8203R/IT8206R/IT8266R detection
167                          Fix udev detection in some corner case
168                          Improve DS1621 detection
169                          Always prefer ISA access over SMBus access
1722.9.2 (20050906)
173  File doc/chips/*: Big update (2.6 backport)
174  Library: Drop ds1780-specific code (now use adm9240)
175           Fix memory leak in sensors_get_label()
176           Support /sys/class/hwmon (Linux 2.6.14+)
177           Limit stack usage in sensors_read_proc_chips()
178  Makefile: Detect 2.6+ kernels and check targets
179  Man page isaset.8: Fix typos
180  Module adm1031: Fix broken kfree() calls
181  Module i2c-ali1563: New (2.6 backport by Winbond)
182  Modules i2c-ipmb, i2c-ipmi: Support ipmi_request() additional argument
183  Modules it87, pc87360, sis5595, smsc47m1, vt1211, vt8231,
184          w83627hf.c: Tag find function __init
185  Module lm93: Fix memory leak
186  Module smsc47m1: Fix PWM enable polarity on read
187  Modules w83627hf, w83781d: Allow setting fan divisor to 128
188  Program Support Linux 2.6 (Burkart Lingner)
189                           Added DDR/DDR2 frequency reporting in convenient
190                           form of DDRxxx PCyyyy
191  Program i2cdump: Properly handle short i2c block reads
192  Program Fix compile errors
193  Program mkpatch: Include i2c-ali1563
194                   Include w83792d
195  Program pwmconfig: Fix unsafe temporary file use
196  Program rrd: Support 2.6 kernels
197  Program sensord: Add support for w83637hf
198                   Support pc87360 (Henrik Brix Andersen)
199  Program sensors: Support the VAIO "VGN" prefix for eeprom
200  Program sensors-detect: Add SMSC LPC47M15x/LPC47M192 SMBus detection
201                          Advertise the w83792d driver
202                          Improve IT8705F and IT8712F detection
203                          Merge LM82 and LM83 detection
204                          Add W83687THF detection
2072.9.1 (20050412)
208  File doc/busses/i2c-nforce2: Update
209  File doc/chips/it87: Update
210  File doc/chips/lm90: Update for adt7461
211  File doc/chips/mic74: New
212  File etc/ New sections for lm92 and w83792d
213  Library: Add support for 2.6 fscpos driver (Stefan Ott)
214           Fix sis5595 in4 (Aurelien Jarno)
215           Add support for 2.6 gl520sm driver (Maarten Deprez)
216           Add support for 2.6 bmcsensors driver (Yani Ioannou)
217           Add support for w83792d (Chunhao Huang/Winbond)
218           Add support for 2.6 adt7461 (James Chapman)
219           Add support for 2.6 lm92
220           Add support for 2.6 vt1211
221           Add preliminary support for 2.6 w83627ehf
222  Makefile: Support mips, sparc32 and sparc64 (Aurelien Jarno)
223            Use -fno-strict-aliasing on all architectures
224  Man pages pwmconfig, fancontrol: New (Aurelien Jarno)
225  Module bmcsensors: Fix compile error
226                     Support IPMI V0.9 (Yani Ioannou/Vladislav Bogdanov)
227  Module ds1621: Fix detection (Aurelien Jarno)
228  Module eeprom: Discard SPD-centric checksum module parameter
229                 Cleanup detection function (backport from Linux 2.6)
230  Module i2c-ali1535: Add delay loops for reliability (Ubel Walter)
231  Module i2c-i801: Temporarily disable broken I2C block read
232  Module i2c-ipmi: Fix bogus return in a middle of a function (Sergio
233                   Gelato)
234  Module i2c-nforce2: Add nForce4 support (Hans-Frieder Vogt)
235  Module i2c-viapro: Prevent repeated resets
236  Module it87: Improve Super-I/O detection
237               Limit I2C address range
238               Support VID on the IT8712F
239  Module lm75: Only initialize CMP/INT bit
240  Module lm78: Fix bug with setting negative temperature limits
241  Module lm85: Properly differentiate between ADM1027 and ADT7463
242               Add EMC6D102 support
243  Module lm90: Fix MAX6657, MAX6658 and MAX6659 detection
244               Add limited ADT7461 support
245  Module lm93: Fix IN10 (+5V) scaling
246  Module mic74: New
247  Module w83627hf: Support secondary Super-I/O address
248                   Enable temp2 and temp3 if they are disabled
249  Module w83781d: Revert AS99127F temp2 and temp3 computation change
250                  Skip final initialization step for AS99127F chips
251  Module w83792d: New (Chunhao Huang/Winbond)
252  Program ddcmon: New; user-space replacement for the ddcmon driver
253  Program eeprog: Fix missing first char in ascii mode (J. A. McMahan Jr.)
254  Program isadump: Handle Super-I/O keys
255  Program lm_sensors.init: Cleanups (Axel Thimm)
256  Program Add basic command-line interface
257  Program mkpatch: Add adm1031, fscher, lm63, lm93 and max1619
258  Program pwmconfig: Secure the creation of temporary files (Aurelien Jarno)
259                     Don't complain about read-only enable files (lm85)
260                     Fix handling of alternate config file name
261  Program sensord: Fix erroneous error message (Aurelien Jarno)
262                   Support sis5595 in4 (Aurelien Jarno)
263                   Support w83627thf
264                   Support the separate it8712 prefix (Aurelien Jarno)
265  Program sensors: Display sis5595 in4 (Aurelien Jarno)
266                   No errors on missing pc87360 fans
267                   Add gl520sm support (Maarten Deprez)
268                   Improve vt1211 error/ignore handling (Michael Carland)
269                   Support w83792d, w83627ehf
270  Program sensors-detect: Fix MAX6657, MAX6658 and MAX6659 detection
271                          Improve IT8705F and IT8712F detection
272                          Improve udev detection
273                          Fix DS1621 detection
274                          Add W83627EHF detection
275                          Add ATI SMBus detection
276                          Add VT1211 alias detection
277                          Warn if chip modules not found
278                          Add i2c-ipmi to list if bmcsensors is on it
279                          Add PC87591 detection
280                          Search for correct udev db file name
281                          Add nForce3 250Gb and nForce4 detection
2842.9.0 (20041228)
285  NOTE: Requires i2c-2.9.0 or newer!
286  File README.thinkpad: Update
287  File doc/chips/it87: Cleanups
288  File doc/chips/lm63: New
289  File etc/ Set via686a voltage limits
290  File kernel/chips/ Resync module list with mkpatch
291  File kernel/include/sensors_compat.h: Define __devexit_p if missing
292                                        (kernels 2.4.16 and older)
293  Modules (all bus drivers): Remove owner from i2c_adapter; restore inc_use
294                             and dec_use removed in release 2.8.0
295  Modules (all chip drivers): Remove owner from i2c_driver; pass
296                              controlling_mod to i2c_register_entry() again
297  Module bmcsensors: Support function 1/x
298  Module i2c-amd756: Display the real bus name
299  Module i2c-amd756-s4882: New; SMBus multiplexing on the Tyan S4882
300  Module i2c-i801: Support i2c block read (ICH5 and higher)
301                   Add PEC support for ICH6
302                   Add support for ICH7
303  Module i2c-ipmb: Remove from build since it doesn't work
304  Module i2c-nforce2: Support the nForce3 (Pro150 and 250Gb)
305  Module icspll: Fix compilation
306  Module lm63: New driver for the National Semiconductor LM63
307  Module lm83: Use signed types for temperatures
308               Check limits on register writes
309  Module lm87: Round voltages properly
310               Retry on read errors (David Knierim)
311               Less agressive init (no reset)
312  Module lm90: Use signed types for temperatures
313               Check limits on register writes
314  Module lm93: Added module parameter for VID pin input thresholds.
315               Fix typo in dynamic VID alarms
316               Adds a couple log messages for failed transactions (David
317               Knierim)
318               Fix compilation breaking C99-ism (Axel Thimm)
319               Fix block read retries
320  Module pc87360: Support secondary Super-I/O address
321  Module smsc47m1: Add support for 47M15x and 47M192 (fans only)
322  Library: Add lm63 support
323           Add lpc47b397 support
324  Programs *.init: Rename lockfile to match file name
325  Programs i2cset, isaset: Written byte/word can be masked
326  Program Find eeproms on non-0 i2c bus too
327  Program mkpatch: Include i2c-amd756-s4882
328  Program pwmconfig: Handle new (well, back to old) pwm files names for
329                     Linux 2.6.10 and up
330  Program sensord: Do not scale load average (Aurelien Jarno)
331  Program sensors: Add lm63, lpc47b397 support
332                   Support DDR2 memory module EEPROMs (Rudolf Marek)
333                   Support only one location for the default configuration file
334                   Display the default configuration file location in --help
335                   Simplify the configuration file opening code
336  Program sensors-detect: Improve LM63 detection
337                          Discard IBM Thinkpad detection code
338                          Add PCA9556, LPC47B397, ICH7 detection
339                          Fix W83792D detection, add W83791SD detection
3422.8.8 (20041007)
343  File doc/donations: Update
344  File doc/lm_sensors-FAQ.texi: Add 4.6.1
345                                Update 4.7
346  File doc/chips/gl518sm: Update "iterate" info
347  File doc/chips/it87: Discard outdated module parameters
348  File doc/chips/lm75: LM77 is not supported
349  File doc/chips/lm90: LM86, MAX6657 and MAX6658 are supported
350  File doc/chips/lm93: New
351  File doc/chips/w83l785ts: Improvements
352  File etc/ Fix it87 lines order
353                            Update lm87 section
354  File kernel/include/sensors_vid.h: Support VRM 10.0
355  Library: Support 2.6 adm1025
356           Preliminary support for 2.6 lm87
357           Support 2.6 adm9240
358           Allow an alternative sysfs file name for chip features (2.6)
359           Fix lm83 critical limits (2.6)
360           Add lm93 support
361           Prevent some procfs errors from being silently ignored
362  Makefiles: Implement user_uninstall (Rudolf Marek)
363             Spoof LOGNAME and HOSTNAME when making html man pages
364  Module adm1025: Refine detection
365                  Update limit registers again (revert of 2.8.1)
366                  Init high limits if they read 0
367                  Fix conversions
368  Module lm75: Refine detection
369  Module lm78: Fix init
370  Module lm83: Default to kind lm83 if forced.
371               Fix temperature macros.
372  Module lm90: Add LM86, MAX6657 and MAX6658 support
373  Module lm93: New
374  Module mtp008: Fix the setting of limits on temp2
375  Module pca9540: Refine detection
376  Module pc87360: Change voltage/thermistor magnitude from 2 to 3
377                  Support VID
378                  Fix fan_div file when fan count is less than 3
379                  Additional init and debug
380  Module smsc47m1: Fix pwm_enable being inverted
381  Module w83627hf: Add alternate VCORE/in0 calculation method
382                   Remove reset of chip by driver on initialization
383  Module w83781d: Fix default VRM for w83791d
384  Module w83l785ts: Implement read error handling (backport from 2.6)
385  Programs i2cset, i2cdump, i2cdetect, isaset, isadump:
386                    Wait for user input to continue (as opposed to 5 sec
387                    delay), can be skipped with -y
388                    Various cleanups and code refactoring
389                    Update manual pages
390  Program fancontrol.init: New (Dean Takemori)
391  Program Restore fans on many kinds of errors/interrupts
392  Program lm_sensors.init: Support 2.6 kernels and sensors in /usr/bin
393                           (Giuseppe Della Bianca)
394  Program Detect devfs and refuse to run
395                    Use mknod's mode instead of chmod
396  Program mkpatch: Include xeontemp and pc87360
397  Program sensors: Rework adm1025 support
398                   Display pc87365/pc87366 VID
399                   Improve smsc47m1 support
400                   Hide 2.6 adm1027 alarm_mask being missing
401                   Print VRM version for all supported chips
402  Program sensors-detect: Support LM93, LM77, LM63
403                          Support PC8739x Super-I/O family (no sensors)
404                          Fix PCA9540 support
405                          Refine ADM1025/ADM1025A detection
406                          Refine LM75 detection
407                          Ignore missing /proc/modules (Andras Bali)
408                          Script-wide Perl cleanups
409                          Support udev
410                          Support W83792D, LM96000
4132.8.7 (20040611)
414  File README.thinkpad: Update 24RF08 status
415  File doc/fan-divisors: More info on accuracy
416  File doc/lm_sensors-FAQ.texi: Update 4.27
417  File doc/chips/adm1031: New
418  File doc/chips/max1619: New
419  File doc/chips/pc87360-fan: Renamed to pc87360
420  File doc/chips/pc87360: Big update
421  File doc/chips/w83781d: Update AS99127F documentation
422  File etc/ Add comments about BP6 voltages
423                            Add comment on Asus A7V8X-X VCore
424                            Misc fixes to lm80 section
425                            Update via686a section
426                            New lm99 section
427                            Add section for LM85-like chips
428                            Preliminary pc87366 section
429                            Add comment on GL520SM application modes
430                            Document beep_enable (Aurelien Jarno)
431                            Preliminary max1619 section
432                            Preliminary adm1030 and adm1031 sections
433  Library: Fix 2.6 VRM
434           Fix 2.6 hyst temp for 2.6 (lm75, lm78 and gl518sm)
435           Fully support the PC87360 family
436           Support the lm99
437           Add version and date strings
438           Support 2.6 max1619
439  Makefile: Do not run depmod on staged installs (Peter Breitenlohner)
440  Man page i2cdetect.8: document new command line flags
441  Man page i2cdump.8: More details on how i2cdump can write to a chip
442  Modules (all chip drivers): Rework memory allocation scheme.
443  Module adm1031: New (Alexandre d'Alton)
444  Module bmcsensors: Fix oops by creating thread for initialization
445  Modules dmi_scan, i2c-piix4: Move IBM detection into dmi_scan
446  Modules w83781d.c, smartbatt.c, lm75.c, gl520sm.c, gl518sm.c, ds1621.c,
447          asb100.c, lm92.c: Use swab16
448  Modules eeprom, ddcmon: Unconditional prevention of 24RF08 corruption
449  Module gl520sm: Less agressive initialization process
450                  Fix temp1 limits being unsettable in application
451                  Ensure that temp2 and in4 are not used at the same time
452  Module i2c-i801: Support 6300ESB and ICH6
453  Module i2c-piix4: Don't blacklist IBM with Serverworks chip
454  Module i2c-sis645: Add support for SiS655
455  Module it87: Discard non-standard Super-I/O exit sequence (Bjorn Mork)
456  Module lm90: Support LM99 and LM89
457  Module lm92: Support MAX6633, MAX6634, MAX6635 and LM76
458               Get rid of useless i2c_probe call
459  Module max1619: New (Alexey Fisher)
460  Module p4b_smbus: Add support for mobile versions of the 82801
461                    (Axel Thimm)
462  Module pc87360-fan: Renamed to pc87360
463  Module pc87360: Also support PC87365 and PC87366
464                  Add write support
465                  Correctly set the chip name depending on the type
466                  Add voltage and temperature support
467                  Fix fan speed computation
468                  Retrieve fans configuration from Super-I/O space
469                  Export pwm_enable (read-only)
470                  Honor pwm invert bits
471                  Clear fan alarms after we read them
472                  Do not read fan data when monitoring is disabled
473                  Do not include SENSORS_INSMOD stuff
474                  New module parameter: init
475                  Fan clock dividers change automatically
476                  Add thermistor dupport
477  Module smsc47m1: Lock on reads and writes
478                   Various PWM fixes
479  Module thmc50: Fix address range
480  Module via686a: Fix voltage roundings
481                  Simplify temperature conversions
482  Module w83781d: Drop PWM support for as99127f
483                  Invert AS99127F beep bits in driver rather than user-space
484  Programs pwmconfig, fancontrol: Switch to new sysfs naming scheme
485  Program fancontrol: restore fans on TERM and KILL (Stephen Kitt)
486  Program New
487  Program i2cdetect: Adapt probing method to address
488                     Add -q and -r flags to force probing methods
489                     Allow probing range selection
490  Program isadump: Major improvements
491  Program isaset: New
492  Program mkpatch: Patch dmi_scan.c in kernel instead of adding our own
493                   module
494                   Include i2c-nforce2
495  Program sensord: New --rrd-no-average parameter
496                   Syncronize time slots with rrd
497                   Fix W83781D temp3 alarm (Aurelien Jarno)
498                   Add ASB100 support (Andrew May)
499  Program sensors: Fully support the PC87360 family
500                   Fix lm80 temperature alarms
501                   Support the lm99
502                   Do not invert AS99127F beep bits anymore
503                   Fix W83781D temp3 alarm (Aurelien Jarno)
504                   Print library version string
505  Program sensors-detect: Rework Super I/O detection
506                          Support SiS655/SiS96x
507                          Support ADT7461 and ADT7467
508                          Better support for ADM1027, ADT7460 and ADT7463
509                          Explicitly support ADM1028
510                          Scan all logical devices of PC87365 and PC87366
511                          Detect LM92, LM76, MAX6633, MAX6634, MAX6635
512                          Detect eeproms with software write protect (not
513                          enabled by default)
514                          Support ALi 1563 (2.6 only)
515                          Drop LTC1710 support
516                          Use byte reads for probing on ranges 0x30-0x37 and
517                          0x50-0x5F
518                          Improve LM89 and LM99 support
519                          Support GeForce FX 5900 video cards
520                          Fix devfs misdetection (Aurelien Jarno)
521                          Detect 6300ESB, ICH6
522                          Fix double detection of ISA chips
523                          Support MAX1619
524                          Support PC87373 Super-I/O
525                          Fix unknown adapters appearing multiple times
526                          Refine MAX6650/MAX6651 detection
5292.8.6 (20040405)
530  File README.thinkpad: Update status
531  File doc/chips/pca9540: New
532  File doc/chips/pc87360-fan: New
533  File etc/ Update pcf8591 default configuration
534  Library: Switch to new sysfs naming standard
535           Fix gcc 3.3 warnings (Philipp Thomas)
536           Support 2.6 ds1621 and pcf8591
537           Change pcf8591 magnitudes
538           Support pc87360-fan
539  Makefile: Install shared library 755
540  Man pages i2cdump.8, i2cset.8, isadump.8: New (Debian team)
541  Man pages i2cdetect.8, sensors-detect.8: New (Debian team)
542  Modules ds1621, pcf8591: Check for capabilities before using them
543                           (Aurelien Jarno)
544  Modules pcf8574, pcf8591: Cleanups
545  Modules ddcmon, eeprom: Fix bogus init (Ralf Roesch)
546  Module adm1021: Better detection and initialization
547  Module pca9540: New driver for the Philips PCA9540
548  Module pc87360-fan: New driver for the National Semiconductor PC87360,
549                      PC87363 and PC87364 Super I/O chips
550  Module smsc47m1: Support the LPC47B27x
551  Programs i2cdetect, i2cdump, i2cset: Fix incorrect bus names if possible
552  Program i2cdetect: Skip special addresses by default
553  Program sensord: Prevent null pointer dereference (Tim Toohey)
554  Program sensors: Print the degree symbol in the terminal's current locale
555                   (Aurelien Jarno)
556                   Update pcf8591 print to support 2.6 driver
557                   Support pc87360-fan
558  Program sensors-detect: Support Maxim MAX6900, ALi M5879, Philips PCA9540
559                          Improved SiS chips support
560                          Add a white list of IBM systems
561                          Drop support of undetectable adapters
562                          Fix smart battery detection
563                          Add smart battery charger and manager detection
564                          Rework adm1021 and clones detection
565                          The PC87360, PC87363 and PC87364 Super I/O chips
566                          now have a (preliminary) driver
567                          Rework Super I/O detection
568                          Better support of devfs
569  Program New
5722.8.5 (20040305)
573  File doc/chips/SUMMARY: Update
574  File etc/ Epox 8K3A tweaks. (Kronos)
575  Makefiles hotplug and rrd: Remove -o and -g arguments to install
576  Module bmcsensors: Increase max SDRs to 100
577  Module fscher: Rename fanN_min to pwmN (Reinhard Nissl)
578  Module i2c-amd756: Don't register driver to avoid driver conflicts.
579                     (Daniel Rune Jensen)
580  Module it87: Better temperature sensor types handling (Takeru Komoriya)
581               Fix reset=1 (Takeru Komoriya)
582  Module lm80: Code cleanups
583  Module vt1211: Fix bitmask in uch_config read and write; remove in6 and temp1
584  Module vt8231: Fix bitmask in uch_config read and write; remove in6 and temp1
585  Module w83627hf: Add w83637hf support
586                   Fix exported name
587                   Fix PWM in w83627thf
588                   Preserve other bits when forcing temp2/3 to comparator mode
589  Module w83781d: Preserve other bits when forcing temp2/3 to comparator mode
590                  Remove asb100 support
591  Modules asb100, fscher, lm90, max6650, w83l785ts, xeontemp:
592          Define driver ID if i2c-id.h doesn't have it yet.
593  Modules i2c-ali1535, i2c-hydra, i2c-i801, i2c-sis5595:
594          Backport oops fix from Linux 2.6.
595  Modules (all chips): Get rid of useless headers
596  Program Add sysfs support
597  Program sensors: Add w83637hf support
598                   Add support for Shuttle Ethernet EEPROMs
599                   Drop 2.6 subclient detection
600  Program sensors-detect: Add heuristics to the LM80 detection function
601                          Add support for W83L785R, improve W83L784R/AR
602                          Add GeForce FX 5600 as supported by rivatv
603                          More Super IO chips, better handling
604  Library: Update to match renames in fscher
605           Reverse temporary changes to w83l785ts mappings
606           Fix vt1211 and vt8231 uch_config not being writable
607           Add 2.6 lm80 support
608           Add w83637hf support
609           Remove in6 and temp1 from vt1211 and vt8231
610           Add support for Shuttle Ethernet EEPROMs
611           Remove unused as99127f features
6142.8.4 (20040207)
615  File doc/lm_sensors-FAQ.texi: Update 4.20.
616  File doc/chips/it87: Change hyst to low
617  File doc/chips/w83l785ts: New
618  File etc/ Change it87 hyst to low
619                            Fix w83697hf supposed to have temp3
620                            Limits initialization for adm1025/ne1619
621                            Handle fscher voltage conversions
622                            Add Tyan Trinity S2495 KT400 setup (Eric
623                              Schumann)
624                            Fix fscher fan labels (Reinhard Nissl)
625  Library: Better 2.6 eeprom support
626           Change it87 hyst to low
627           Add 2.6 gl518sm, fscher support
628           Fix 2.6 negative voltages handling
629           Temporary fix to w83l785ts mappings
630  Module adm1025: Separate prefix for NE1619
631  Module adm1026: Remove use of temporary ID
632                  Define addresses as a range
633  Module bmcsensors: Fix reservations
634  Module fscher: Externalize voltage conversions
635  Module eeprom: Remove memtype
636  Module i2c-piix4: Fix resource release error
637                    Various cleanups
638  Program Add sysfs support
639  Program mkpatch: Add max6650, lm83, lm90, asb100 and w83l785ts
640                   Drop linux 2.2 support
641                   Add w83627hf
642  Program sensors: Do not show algorithm by default
643                   Cleanup temperature unit display code
644                   Cleanup label spacing code
645                   Fix output to UTF-8 terms (Marcel Sebek)
646                   Simplify gl518sm print
647                   Do not ignore errors in FSC chips prints
648                   Fix w83l785ts print
649                   Cleanup FSC chips prints
650  Program sensors-detect: Fix PATH issues
651                          Correctly point to the fscher driver
6542.8.3 (20040115)
655  File lm_sensors.spec: Update
656  Library: Add 2.6 eeprom, lm90 support
657           Fix 2.6 temp_hystX for 2.6.1-rc1 and later
658  Makefile: Update Alpha CMODFLAGS (Daniel Nilsson)
659  Makefiles: Remove -o and -g arguments to install; add DESTDIR where missing
660  Module i2c-amd756: Fix byte writes
661  Module i2c-tsunami: Cleanups (Daniel Nilsson)
662  Module it87: Fix sg_tlx writes; fix sensor type reporting;
663               add 8712 Super I/O detection;
664               remove initialization of temp_type and fan_ctl;
665               remove init and temp_type module parameters
666  Module lm90: Handle hysteresis differently
667  Module smartbatt: Fix detection, magnitudes, temp
668  Module w83781d: Fix negative voltages
669  Module w83l785ts: New
670  Program eeprog: Make 8 bit mode the default
671  Program fancontrol: Improvements, fixes, support 2.6 kernels
672  Program mkpatch: Add lm75.h
673  Program pwmconfig: Improvements, fixes, support 2.6 kernels
674  Program sensors: Add ASB100 support
675  Program sensors-detect: Add 8712 Super I/O detection;
676                          add W83L785TS detection
6792.8.2 (20031211)
680  IMPORTANT: Limit initialization removed from all chip drivers!
681             If you didn't run 'sensors -s' in the past you may need to now!
682  File Change lm75 scaling back to 1;
683                        Add example for asb100
684  Library: Fix bmcsensors scaling, increase number of sensors;
685           Add w83627thf support; Advance version to 3.0.0;
686           Add hermes, ADM1032, ASB100 support;
687           Add it87 sensor type support;
688           Add sysfs support for kernel 2.6;
689           Fix memory leaks
690  Makefiles: Install fancontrol, pwmconfig, decode-*.pl;
691             Fail if no kernel .config file exists;
692             Don't build module dependencies for user and user_install
693  Modules adm1021, adm1024, adm1025, adm9240, ds1621, gl518sm, gl520sm,
694          it87, lm75, lm78, lm80, lm83, lm87, lm90, mtp008, sis5595,
695          smsc47m1, thmc50, via686a, w83627hf, w83781d:
696          Remove initialization of limits by driver.
697  Modules it87, lm78, mtp008, sis5595, w83627hf: Fix IN_FROM_REG rounding
698  Modules (chip): Init cleanups
699  Module asb100: New
700  Module bmcsensors: Fix voltage scaling, voltage and fan limits
701  Modules ddcmon, eeprom: Add failure printks
702  Module fscher: New (Fujitsu-Siemens Hermes driver)
703  Module i2c-amd756: Fix AMD8111 support
704  Module i2c-amd8111: Fix byte writes
705  Module i2c-nforce2: Fix byte writes
706  Module i2c-piix4: Add support for CSB6; add fix_hstcfg option
707  Module i2c-sis630: Sync with 2.6.0-X driver version
708  Module i2c-viapro: Add support for Via 8237
709  Module it87: Add pwm and "smart guardian" support;
710               add it87 sensor type support
711  Module lm75: Fix negative voltages
712  Module lm90: Add ADM1032 support
713  Module w83781d: Fix 791d and 627hf detection
714  Module w83627hf: Add VID support
715  Program dmidecode: Remove (sensors-detect doesn't need it anymore)
716  Program eeprog: New
717  Programs i2cdetect, i2cdump, i2cset: add -v (version) option;
718                                       support sysfs for i2c bus search
719  Program i2cdetect: Add -l option to list busses
720  Program i2cdump: Add 'c' mode for consective address reads
721  Program mkpatch: Cleanups
722  Program pwmconfig: Handle multiple fans controlled by a single pwm
723  Program sensord: Remove ddcmon support
724  Program sensors: Add ADM1032 support; add messages for sysfs
725  Program sensors-detect: Prefer Super I/O drivers;
726                          Fix W83627HF and W83791D detection; detect CSB6;
727                          Detect ADM1029, ADM1030, ADM1031;
728                          Detect W83637HF, W83697UF;
729                          Add it87 sensor type support; add sysfs support
730                          Reduce lm80 misdetects; remove PCFxxxx "detection"
731                          Detect VT8237 (KT600)
732                          Use VPD instead of DMI+ACPI for Thinkpad detection
733                          Suggest new asb100 driver instead of w83781d
7362.8.1 (20031005)
737  NOTE: Requires i2c-2.8.1 or newer!
738  File Improved adm1025 section
739                        Default temp labels for as99127f
740                        Improved lm83 section
741                        Better support for Asus A7V8X-X
742  File doc/chips/SUMMARY: Add SMSC manufacturer ID
743  File doc/chips/adm1025: Add decent documentation (almost new)
744  File doc/chips/lm83: Known motherboards list update, misc updates
745  Library: Change adm1025 names (hyst/over become low/high)
746           Swap adm1025 temp1 and temp2 to match the driver's order
747           Advance version to 2.0.1
748           Update lm83 support
749           Add support for lm90, xeontemp, max6650
750           Add separate messages for read and write errors
751           Add missing message for parse error
753  Modules (various): Fix includes for compilation on Alpha
754                     Use the new i2c_delay function instead of the various
755                     do_pause functions
756  Module i2c-ali15x3: Fix resource leak (Daniele Bellucci)
757  Module i2c-nforce2: Cleanups
758  Module i2c-i810: Use readl/writel for portable access to PCI memory
759  Module i2c-piix4: Force CPCI735 bug workaround (Tom Rini)
760  Module i2c-savage4: Use readl/writel for portable access to PCI memory
761  Module i2c-sis630: Fix detection
762                     Add block data read/write support
763  Module i2c-sis645: Detection method change/bugfix
764  Module i2c-viapro: Prevent buffer overrun (Sergey Vlasov)
765  Module i2c-voodoo3: Use readl/writel for portable access to PCI memory
766  Module adm1025: Major driver update
767                  Add support for Philips NE1619
768                  Simplify the driver a lot (unified voltages, unified
769                  temperatures and much more)
770                  Fix default voltage limits
771                  Change default temperature limits
772                  Swap remote and local temperatures to match the internal
773                  registers order (make the code unification possible)
774                  Export remote diode fault through alarms
775  Module ddcmon: Major update
776                 Add half a dozen new features
777                 Add checksum parameter (same as for the eeprom module)
778                 Fix monitor limits
779  Module eeprom: Ignore Sony Vaio EEPROMs with a password set
780  Module lm78: Fix a fan_div/fan_min bug
781  Module lm83: Add t_crit and alarms support
782  Module lm90: New
783  Module max6650: New
784  Module saa1064: New
785  Module smsc47m1: Add support for 47M142
786  Module w83627hf: Fix 697HF PWM; fix 697HF VBAT and V5SB alarms;
787                   enhance w83627thf support
788  Module w83781d: Enhance chip detection; clean up error returns;
789                  fix 697HF and 791D PWM; fix 697HF VBAT and V5SB alarms
790  Module xeontemp: New
791  Program Add Direct Rambus (DRDRAM)
792                           Mark Rambus as unsupported
793  Program New
794                          Interfaces between our eeprom module and
795                          parse-edid from the read-edid project
796  Program p4b_smbus: Fix SMP compilation
797  Program sensord: Add support for IT87 (Mike Black)
798                   Change ADM1025 support to match the changes made to
799                   the library
800  Program sensors: Rewrite and enhance EEPROM support
801                   Change LM83 and ADM1025 support to match the changes
802                   made to the library
803                   Add DRDRAM support to print_eeprom
804                   Exit(1) on /proc write failure (Malte Starostik)
805                   Add LM90, MAX6650 support
806  Program sensors-detect: Add support for PCF8574, PCF8574A, SAA1064
807                          Add support for LM82, LM86, LM89
808                          Improved W83781D family detection
809                          Add support for AS19927F rev.2, ASB100 Bach
810                          Add support for Asus Mozart-2 (3 types)
811                          Add support for NE1619
812                          Add support for FSC Hermes
813                          Make sure /sbin is in the user's path
814                          Fix EEPROM detection
815                          Automatic module.conf and /dev/i2c* detection
816                          Improve LM82 and LM83 detection
817                          Handle "to-be-written" cleanly
818                          Add detection for 47M14x Super I/O
819                          Handle the one-address-many-chips-same-driver
820                          case
8232.8.0 (20030714)
824  NOTE: Requires i2c-2.8.0 or newer!!!
825  Dropped all kernel 2.2 and 2.3 compatibility; 2.4.9 or later required;
826                  2.4.13 or later required for mkpatch.
827  File i2c-dev.h: Include userspace portion removed from i2c-dev.h in
828                  i2c package
829  File doc/chips/fscscy: Add watchdog documentation
830  File Fix vt1211/vt8231 thermistor calculations
831  File sensors.h: Now automatically generated
832  Library: Add support for exponents and logarithms for vt1211/vt8235 temps;
833           add adm1026, lm83, lm85, w83791d support;
834           Advance version to 2.0.0
835  Makefiles: Generate warnings if new library won't be found by;
836             Modules now install in kernel/drivers/i2c/[busses,chips];
837             Ensure that headers in /usr/local/include are used first;
838             Don't use /usr/include headers for modules;
839             Handle multiple UTS_RELEASE definitions in linux/version.h;
840             Automatically generate kernel/include/sensors.h;
841             Remove old gzipped modules; remove old misc directory if empty;
842             Remove pre-2.4 installation method;
843             -Wall now the default;
844             Add new targets user, user_install, and help;
845             Run depmod after module installation
846  Modules (all): Cleanups including
847                - Add #include <i2c-proc.h>
848                - C99 initializers
849                - Remove #ifdef MODULE
850                - Remove #ifndef THIS_MODULE
851                - Remove #ifndef MODULE_LICENSE
852                - Remove other 2.1/2.2 #ifdefs
853                - Remove #include "sensors.h", copy SYSCTL defs to module
854                - Remove excess #includes
855                - Remove argument in i2c_register_entry()
856                - Remove dummy xxx_command() definition
857                - Remove EXPORT_NO_SYMBOLS
858                - Remove init_MUTEX #define
859                - Remove xxx_inc_use() and xxx_dec_use() functions; modules
860                  no longer adjust their own refcounts
861                - Use module_init() and module_exit()
862                - Update to new i2c_driver struct definition
863  Modules (bus PCI): Convert to PCI-module-style initialization
864  Modules (several): Add support for AMD Opteron VRM (VID) encoding
865  Module adm1021: Set alarm on failed reads and report old value;
866                  merge changes from kernel 2.5.54
867  Module adm1026: New
868  Module bmcsensors: Fix compile when DEBUG=1
869  Modules ddcmon, eeprom: Use i2c block reads if possible;
870                          better error handling
871  Module ds1307: Add to Makefile
872  Module gl520sm: Fix temperature over/hyst writes
873  Module lm75: merge changes from kernel 2.5.54
874  Module lm83: New
875  Module lm85: New
876  Module i2c-ali1535: Check for invalid transaction
877  Module i2c-ali15x3: Check for invalid transaction
878  Module i2c-amd756: merge changes from kernel 2.5.54;
879                     check for invalid transaction
880  Module i2c-amd8111: merge changes from kernel 2.5.54
881  Module i2c-i801: Add support for 82801EB (ICH5)
882  Module i2c-i810: Fix for some chips
883  Module i2c-nforce2: New
884  Module i2c-piix4: Check for invalid transaction
885  Module i2c-sis5595: Check for invalid transaction; add more blacklist IDs
886  Module i2c-sis645: Add support for SiS648, SiS651, SiS745, and SiS746
887        north bridges; SiS962 and SiS963 south bridges
888  Module i2c-viapro: Check for invalid transaction
889  Modules mtp008, smsc47m1, vt1211, vt8231, w83781d: Standardize and improve
890          pwm and pwm enable support; update docs
891  Module smbus-arp: Check adapter for HW or SW PEC support;
892                    add reset option
893  Module w83781d: Add support for w83791d
894  Module w83627hf: New
895  Program Recognize DDR and Rambus
896  Program eeprom: Fix writes for small eeproms
897  Program eeprom, eepromer: Use local i2c-dev.h for build
898  Program fancontrol: New
899  Program lm_sensors.init: Call sensors -s in start()
900  Program mkpatch: Fix vt8231 compile; keep tsunami from menu on non-alpha;
901                   Add adm1026,lm85 support;
902                   Remove sensors.c file; add sensors_compat.h;
903                   Remove patches to i2c-core.c and drivers/char/mem.c;
904                   Now works only for kernels 2.4.13 or later
905  Program p4b_smbus: Fix 'make install';
906                     Install in same place as other modules;
907                     Clear correct bits in config word
908  Program pwmconfig: New
909  Program sensors: add adm1026, lm85, w83791d support
910  Program sensors-detect: Add super i/o detection (smsc47m1, vt1211,
911                          w83627hf, w83627thf, w83697hf);
912                          Add support for SiS651, SiS961, SiS745, SiS746;
913                          Support dmidecode 2.0 and later;
914                          Fix "C" format error;
915                          Add support for adm1026, 82801EB (ICH5), W83791D;
916                          Add support for w83l785ts, nForce2;
917                          Fix UTF-8 incompatibility;
918                          Better support for lm75;
919                          Add support for lm83
9212.7.0 (20021208)
922  NOTE: Requires i2c-2.7.0 or newer.
923  File doc/busses/i2c-ali1535: Add license, miscellaneous changes
924  File doc/busses/i2c-ali15x3: Add license, miscellaneous changes
925  File doc/busses/i2c-sis645: Add license
926  File doc/chips/lm92: Add license, features
927  File doc/chips/maxilife: Add license, parameters, features
928  File doc/chips/smartbatt: Complete rewrite
929  File doc/chips/vt8231: Add license, parameters
930  File Add section for lm75; complete the lm78 section
931  Library: Add support for MC1066; add multiple VRM version support for lm87;
932           enhance adm1023 support; initial support for Sony Vaio eeprom;
933           add support for bmcsensors; add hacks for additional dummy drivers
934  Makefile: Take kernel source location from /lib/modules/x.x.x/build;
935            add flags for x86_64 compiles
936  Module adm1021: Add support for MC1066
937  Module bmcsensors: New
938  Module dmi_scan: Rename symbol duplicated in kernel; apply fixes from
939                   kernel 2.5.43; fix 2.2 kernel compiles
940  Module gl518sm: Iterate allowed only for rev 0x00
941  Module i2c-amd756: Configure base address for nForce support;
942                     check for uninitialized base address;
943                     add support for amd8111 (SMBus 1.0)
944  Module i2c-amd8111: New (SMBus 2.0)
945  Module i2c-ipmb: New
946  Module i2c-ipmi: New
947  Module i2c-keywest: Sync with kernel 2.4.20
948  Module i2c-sis630: Add support for SiS730
949  Module i2c-sis645: Improve support for SiS645/961;
950                     add support for SiS645DX/961 and SiS735;
951                     fix 2.2 kernel compiles
952  Module i2c-viapro: Add support for VT8233A (new ID 0x3177) and VT8235
953  Module lm87: Add multiple VRM version support
954  Module vt1211: Fix inx limits and alarms; fix in0
955  Module vt8231: Fix inx limits and alarms; fix in0
956  Module w83781d: Fix in0/in1 initialization
957  Module smartbatt: New
958  Modules (several): Remove #ifndefs, require i2c-2.7.0; HZ fixes
959  Program Code cleanup; valid HTML; better HTML output;
960                           stop decoding on checksum error
961  Program dmidecode: Fix read bug; upgrade to version 1.8
962  Program doc-insmod: Complete rewrite; fix author output
963  Program doc-features: Complete rewrite; handle missing sysctl entries;
964                        handle unknown prefix with suggestion
965  Program lm_sensors.init: Remove spaces bug; add green/red output
966  Program mkpatch: Fix dmi_scan module compile; add sis630, sis645, amd8111
967  Program rrd: Add sanity limits to newly-created RRD.
968  Program sensord: (v0.6.2) Add sanity limits to newly-created RRD.
969  Program sensors: Add support for MC1066, Rambus Rimms;
970                   fix w83781d temp3 alarm; fix gl518sm rev 0x00 recognition;
971                   initial support for Sony Vaio eeprom
972  Program sensors-detect: Add support for MC1066, smart battery, 8235,
973                          IPMI, AMD8111; add help if no sensors found;
974                          add ACPI method for IBM system detection;
975                          work with old Perl versions again;
976                          initial support for Sony Vaio eeprom
9782.6.5 (20020915)
979  NOTE: Requires i2c-2.6.1 or newer, or kernel 2.4.13 or newer.
980  File Fix temp[23] for as99127f; add vt8231
981  Library: Fix fan3_div writes for w8378* and it87; add vt8231
982  Module dmi_scan: new
983  Module ds1621: Fix enable/disable
984  Module eeprom: Do not corrupt 24RF08's when checksum=1
985  Module i2c-i801: Check for uninitialized base address;
986                   enable if not enabled
987  Module i2c-piix4: Refuse to load on IBM systems to prevent 24RF08 corruption
988  Module i2c-sis630: new
989  Module i2c-sis645: new
990  Module lm92: Fix in-kernel initialization
991  Module via686a: Remove VT8231 support
992  Module vt8231: new
993  Module w83781: recognize Asus "ASB100 Bach" as AS99127F
994  Program dmidecode: new
995  Programs i2cdetect, i2cdump, i2cset, isadump: Now installed by 'make install'
996  Program mkpatch: Add entries for, lm92,
997                   pcf8574, pcf8591, smsc47m1, vt1211;
998                   add dmi_scan
999  Program p4b_smbus: Fix compile for SMP and MODVERSIONS; fix PCI ID problem
1000  Program lm_sensors.init: fix stop()
1001  Program sensord: (v0.6.1) Add /usr/local/etc to config file path;
1002                   add support for logging loadavg in RRD;
1003                   fix down-converting raw labels for RRD;
1004                   update chip support, still behind sensors
1005  Program sensors: Add /usr/local/etc to config file path;
1006                   fix -c and -u flags; add vt8231
1007  Program sensors-detect: recognize Asus "ASB100 Bach" as AS99127F;
1008                          refuse to run on IBM systems;
1009                          fix sysconfig module numbering;
1010                          change quick write to not corrupt 24RF08's
10122.6.4 (20020719)
1013  NOTE: Requires i2c-2.6.1 or newer, or kernel 2.4.13 or newer.
1014  File doc/vid: New
1015  File include/sensors_vid.h: New
1016  File Add vt1211, smsc47m1
1017  Library: Add multiple VRM version support for adm1025, w83781d;
1018           fix 'flex scanner jammed' on some systems;
1019           add vt1211, smsc47m1, lm92;
1020           fix access mode checking
1021  Makefiles: For 2.4+ kernels, modules now install in
1022             kernel/drivers/[i2c,sensors] , not misc/ , and
1023             'make install' removes old versions in misc/ .
1024             Use $CFLAGS and $CPPFLAGS if defined.
1025  Module adm1025: Add multiple VID version support
1026  Module ds1307: new
1027  Module i2c-amd756: Add nVidia nForce support; fix block read length;
1028                     reliability improvements
1029  Module i2c-hydra: Flush posted writes
1030  Module i2c-i801: Add support for 82801DB (ICH4)
1031  Module i2c-i810: Flush posted writes
1032  Module i2c-savage4: new
1033  Module i2c-viapro: Add support for VT8231 (0x8235), VT8233A (0x3147)
1034  Module i2c-voodoo3: Flush posted writes
1035  Module ds1307: New
1036  Module lm92: New
1037  Module smbus-arp: new
1038  Module smsc47m1: new
1039  Module via686a: Add support for VT8231 sensors
1040  Module vt1211: new
1041  Module w83781d: Add multiple VID version support; fix temp alarms
1042  Program eeprom: new
1043  Program i2cdump: Add smbus block command specification, add PEC support
1044  Program lm_sensors.init: new
1045  Program mkpatch: Add sensors_vid.h, i2c-savage4, lm92,
1046                   pcf8574, pcf8591, smsc47m1, vt1211
1047  Program p4b_smbus: Add support for ICH4
1048  Program rrd: Fix swapped CPU and MB temps in summ_week.cgi
1049  Program sensord.init: Renamed, was prog/init/sensors
1050  Program sensord: Major update, now requires rrd source;
1051                   not compiled by default
1052  Program sensors: Recognize DDR SDRAM; add adm1025 VID; add -A
1053                   (don't display algo. and adap.) option;
1054                   add vt1211, smsc47m1, lm92
1055  Program sensors-detect: Add VT8231, VT8233A, several S3 devices;
1056                          add 82801DB, LM85; fix perl warnings;
1057                          generate /etc/sysconfig/lm_sensors for
1058                          lm_sensors.init script
10602.6.3 (20020322)
1061  NOTE: Requires i2c-2.6.1 or newer, or kernel 2.4.13 or newer.
1062  Chip modules (most): Allow THIS_MODULE definition for kernels 2.2.18+
1063  File doc/chips/it87: add more temp_type help
1064  File Un-ignore it87 in8, temp3, fan3;
1065                        add adm1021 section; add lm87 AIN[1,2] template;
1066                        swap negative voltage limits for 782d,783s,627hf,
1067                        697hf,it87; add more it87 help; swap neg. voltage
1068                        limits for lm78(-j), lm79, w83781d, as99127f
1069  Library: Add PCF8591, W83697HF, ADM1023 support;
1070           fix w83* fan_min computes;
1071           swap neg. voltage limits for lm78(-j), lm79, w83781d, as99127f
1072  Module adm1024: Add MODULE_LICENSE("GPL")
1073  Module bt869: Add s-video out and DVD resolution support
1074  Module eeprom: Add support for locations 128-255; rename /proc entries in hex
1075  Module fscscy: implement min/max for voltages and fans
1076  Module i2c-amd756: Add support for AMD768
1077  Module i2c-i810: Add support for 810E
1078  Module i2c-keywest: Big update, sync with kernel 2.4.18
1079  Module i2c-piix4: Check for uninitialized base address
1080  Module i2c-sis5595: Blacklist 645, 735
1081  Module i2c-viapro: Check for uninitialized base address
1082  Module gl518sm: Standardize /proc entries in0-3
1083  Module lm87: Fix in0, in1, in5 initial limits; ain[1,2] -> in[6,7];
1084               fan -> fan1; fix temp2 limit writes
1085  Module pcf8574: Add support for PCF8574A; /proc interface changed
1086  Module pcf8591: new
1087  Module sis5595: Blacklist 645, 735
1088  Module w83781d: Add W83697HF support; allow force_subclients parameter
1089                  for Tyan 2460
1090  Programs, Update for new /proc names
1091  Program new
1092  Program i2cdump: Add i2c block read capability (requires i2c-2.6.3);
1093                   add text output
1094  Program init/sensors: New SysV init script
1095  Program Add support for fscscy, add more help entries
1096  Program p4b_smbus: new
1097  Program rrd: Install summ_week.cgi
1098  Program sensors: Add PCF8591, W83697HF, ADM1023 support,
1099                   clean up chassis intrusion prints
1100  Program sensors-detect: Add several Nvidia chips, add PCF8591, add 810E;
1101                          fix Via686a and it87 detection;
1102                          add AMD768, IPMI-BMC-KCS and -SMIC; add Via 8231;
1103                          fix uninitialized values; it87 beats lm78
11052.6.2 (20011118)
1106  NOTE: Requires i2c-2.6.1 or newer, or kernel 2.4.13 or newer.
1107  Chip Modules (all): malloc.h -> slab.h
1108  Modules (all): Add MODULE_LICENSE("GPL")
1109  File doc/FAQ: More updates and additions
1110  File Fix it87 in5,in6 (-12,-5) calculations
1111  Library: Add fscpos and fscscy support, fix gl520 in4 ID,
1112           update it87 alarm ID's.
1113  Module fscpos: new (Fujitsu-Siemens Poseidon driver)
1114  Module fscscy: new (Fujitsu-Siemens Scylla driver)
1115  Module i2c-amd756: Improve busy handling/printk's
1116  Module i2c-i801: Add 82801CA/CAM support
1117  Module i2c-keywest: Sync with PPC people, it works now
1118  Module i2c-piix4: Add Intel 82443MX and SMSC Victory66 support
1119  Module i2c-viapro: Add Via VT8233 support
1120  Module it87: Merge alarm_* /proc entries to alarms
1121  Module sis5595: Fix support for rev B0
1122  Module via686a: Make limit initializations reliable
1123  Module w83781d: Allow init=0 parameter to bypass initialization
1124  Program isadump: Add flat address space (PCI) support
1125  Program Add support for i2c-ali1535, adm1024, ds1621,
1126                      fscpos, it87, maxilife, mtp008
1127  Program sensors: Fix w83781d temp precision
1128  Program sensors-detect: Add ALI1535, Via VT8233, it87 (i2c),
1129                          Fujitsu Poseidon and Scylla,
1130                          Intel 82443MX and 82801CA/CAM detection,
1131                          add ITE 8172G detection (driver in kernel 2.4.10)
11332.6.1 (20010830)
1134  File BUGS: Updated
1135  File doc/FAQ: More updates and additions
1136  File doc/chips/adm1021: Claim support for Philips NE1617, NE1617A
1137  File Fix/enhance it87 section
1138  Library: ds1621 and it87 updates
1139  Module i2c-ali15x3: Allow force_addr=0xaddr; enable if not enabled.
1140  Module i2c-amd756: Add AMD 766 support
1141  Module i2c-i801: Fix 82801BA detection broken by kernel 2.4.6
1142  Module i2c-piix4: Add Serverworks CSB5 support
1143  Module i2c-sis5595: Recognize unsupported chips and refuse to load
1144  Module adm1025: Fixed temp2 min/max writes
1145  Module ds1621: Add 12-bit precision mode
1146  Module it87: Enable all alarms, add in8 support, add sensor type selection
1147  Module sensors: Don't initialize i2c-proc (moved to i2c-core);
1148                  remove support for module
1149  Module sis5595: Recognize unsupported chips and refuse to load
1150  Module w83781d: Fix fan speed for as99127f (broken by 2.6.0)
1151  Program eepromer: new
1152  Program Fix dependencies on i2c-proc; disallow compilation
1153                      of sensors.c as a module in kernel
1154  Program sensors: it87 updates; adjust temp. precision for some chips
1155  Program sensors-detect: Fix ADM1024 and ADM1025 detection;
1156                          recognize unsupported SiS chips;
1157                          recognize AMD 766 and Serverworks CSB5.
11592.6.0 (20010612)
1160  NOTE: i2c-2.6.0 MUST BE be compiled AND installed first!!!
1161        If your make fails because it can't find <linux/i2c-proc.h>, you
1162        forgot this step!!!
1163  File doc/FAQ: Many, many updates and additions
1164  File doc/busses/i2c-sis5595: new
1165  File doc/busses/i2c-tsunami: new
1166  File doc/chips/it87: new
1167  File doc/chips/via686a: Claim support for 686b.
1168  File README.thinkpad: new
1169  File Adjust as99127f in5 (-12V) and temp2 calculations;
1170                        Add lm87, adm9240, ds1780, lm81 templates;
1171                        Enhance help comments in file;
1172                        Add Tyan S2510 dual-MTP008 example;
1173                        Make separate sis5595 section.
1174  Include file i2c-isa.h: No longer required, moved to i2c.h in i2c package
1175  Include file sensors.h: Most contents moved to i2c-proc.h in i2c package
1176  Library: Fix/standardize some lm87 and mtp008 entries; add sis5595 in4;
1177           Add support for maxilife-nba and amd1024;
1178           Change from sensors_* to i2c_* globals for new i2c-proc.[ch]
1179  Chip Modules (all ISA): Remove #include "i2c-isa.h"
1180  Chip Modules (all): Change from sensors_* to i2c_* globals
1181                      for new i2c-proc.[ch]
1182  Makefiles: enhance to support Alpha architecture
1183  Module adm1021: Fix lm84 and gl523sm support
1184  Module adm1024: new
1185  Module i2c-i801: Chip detection cleanup
1186  Module i2c-i810: Fixed i2c_i810_init() not found in patched kernel
1187  Module i2c-sis5595: Allow force_addr=0xaddr; enable if not enabled.
1188  Module i2c-tsunami: New
1189  Module i2c-via: Ensure i2c bus is tristated correctly.
1190  Module it87: new driver for IT8705, IT8712, Sis950 chips
1191  Module lm78: Recognize chipid=0x20
1192  Module lm87: Fix in0, in1 (2.5V and Vccp1) calculations
1193  Module mtp008: Fix temp initializations;
1194                 Save BIOS pin configuration of temps and fans;
1195                 Fix sensor type reads/writes and fan min writes;
1196                 Fix spurious invalid sensor type messages
1197  Module sensors: Disabled, moved to i2c package as i2c-proc.c; only
1198                  used for patched kernel now.
1199                  Add xxx_init() calls for drivers added to mkpatch in 2.5.5.
1200  Module sis5595: Fix temp, add in4 for chip revision 0xc0;
1201                  Allow force_addr=0xaddr
1202  Module via686a: Allow force_addr=0xaddr (for A7V/K7V boards)
1203  Module w83781d: Don't reinitialize as99127f chip; this may cause fan/temp
1204                  reading changes; Add messages for subclient
1205                  registration failure
1206  Programs i2cdetect, i2cdump: add devfs /dev/i2c/x support
1207  Program i2cset: new
1208  Program isadump: fix for Alpha arch. compiles
1209  Program Fix adm9240 typos; Add more chips to;
1210                      Remove ltc1710; Fix i2c_sis5595 typo;
1211                      Support kernel 2.4.5 makefile change;
1212                      Add i2c-tsunami; fixed i2c-voodoo3 configuration
1213  Program sens_update_rrd: new
1214  Program sensord: Add -d (debug) and -p (pid-file) options
1215  Program sensors: Change reported version from 1.3 to the lm_sensors version;
1216                   Fix swapped limit and hysteresis on 9240, 5595, 686a;
1217                   Change mtp008 temps from max/min to limit/hyst;
1218                   Add maxilife-nba, adm1024, it87 support.
1219  Program sensors-detect: Recognize lm78 with chipid=0x20;
1220                          Recognize SMSC Victory66 South Bridge;
1221                          Add devfs /dev/i2c/x support;
1222                          Add adm1024, it87xx support; Add thinkpad warning.
1223  Program tellerstats: new
12252.5.5 (20010115)
1226  NOTE: i2c-2.5.5 MUST BE be compiled and installed first, UNLESS
1227        you have kernel 2.4.0-prerelease or greater.
1228  Chip modules (all): Update mutex definition (works now for new 2.2 kernels)
1229  File doc/developers/proc: new
1230  File Add mtp008 entries, adm1025 entries
1231  Library: Add ds1621, mtp008 support
1232  Module adm1021: Add support for adm1021a / adm1023
1233  Modules adm1021, thmc50: Rename /proc entries to temp[1-2]
1234  Module adm1025: Add support for remote temp; rename /proc entries to
1235                  in[0-5] and temp[1-2]; fix negative temp readings
1236  Module adm9240: Rename /proc entries to in[0-5]
1237  Module ddcmon: allow force and force_ddcmon parameters
1238  Module ds1621: new
1239  Module i2c-ali1535: Enhance error checking and recovery; add mutex
1240  Module i2c-i810: Add "dummy write" before reads per Intel prog. ref.
1241  Module i2c-piix4: add support for ServerWorks southbridge OSB4
1242  Module lm87: cleanup, update voltage calculations
1243  Module mtp008: new
1244  Module pcf8574: change update time to 5 seconds
1245  Modules sis5595, i2c-sis5595: Check for uninitialized base addresses
1246  Module w83781d: fix beep setting via /proc
1247  Programs editticket, readticket: new
1248  Program only works with 2.2 and 2.4 kernels; 2.3 support removed
1249  Program more fixes; now adds many more modules
1250  Program sensors: Add ds1621, mtp008 support; add -f (Fahrenheit) option;
1251                   add adm1025 temp2; report temp limits correctly as
1252                   min/max or limit/hysteresis; print message if no
1253                   sensors are found. Removed false errors from lm87 reads.
1254  Program sensors-detect: Add ds1621, mtp008 detection;
1255                          add ServerWorks detection
12572.5.4 (20001012)
1258  Module i2c-viapro: Add support for Via 596B (0x3051)
1259  Program m7101: moved to CVS tree, updated for 2.4.0 kernels
1260  Program fixed infinite loop
1261  Program sensors-detect: Detect Via 596B (0x3051)
12632.5.3 (20001008)
1264  NOTE: i2c 2.5.3 MUST BE be compiled and installed first.
1265  File useful_addresses.html: update
1266  Library: Add lm87 support
1267  Module pcf8574: new
1268  Module i2c-ali1535: new
1269  Module i2c-ali15x3: removed force #ifdef.
1270  Module i2c-i801: support Intel 82801BA (815E chipset)
1271  Module i2c-i801: add i2c block write support, fix smbus block bugs
1272                   (requires i2c 2.5.3 package)
1273  Module i2c-i810: support Intel 82815
1274  Module lm87: new
1275  Module sensors: Fix for kernel 2.4.0-test8
1276                  (remove copy_to_user_ret and put_user_ret)
1277  Module w83781d: limit fan divisors to 8 max. for as99127f
1278  Program decode-dimms: Add html output option, update for SPD spec 1.2B.
1279  Program i2cdump: Add smbus block read support
1280  Programs i2cdetect, i2cdump: Improve error reporting
1281  Program sensors: new switch -u (--unknown)
1282  Program sensors-detect: detect Intel 82801BA (815E chipset)
1283  Program sensors-detect: detect Intel 82815
1284  Program sensors-detect: detect ITE IT8705F / IT8712F (no driver yet)
1285  Program sensors-detect: detect National LM87
1286  Program sensors-detect: detect nVidia devices supported by i2c-riva.o
1287  Program sensors-detect: Improve error reporting
12892.5.2 (20000709)
1290  File Fix lm80 in8 calculation
1291  Module w83781d: W83783S no longer crashes on unloading
1292  Program sensors-detect: more robustness in case of unknown i2c adapters
1293  Program sensors-detect, libsensors: fix eeprom size reporting
1294  Program sensord: more flexibility, support for alarm scanning etc.
1295  Program sensors: support for ignore setting on sensor alarms.
1296  Programs: understand /dev/i2c* files (instead of /dev/i2c-*) too.
12982.5.1 (20000618)
1299  Library: Add adm1025 support
1300  Module adm1025: new
1301  Module ddcmon: Fixed bus scan which could hang SMBus
1302  Module i2c-keywest: new
1303  Module maxilife: Add support for Maxilife '99 (NBA)
1304  Module via686a: Enable sensors if not enabled by BIOS
1305  Module w83781d: Improve w83783s support, w83627hf always has 2 pwm
1306  Module w83781d: Fix sensor2&3 selection, enable VBAT (in8) monitoring
1307  Module w83781d: Remove as99127f entries for in7-8, pwm3-4, sensor1-3
1308  Module w83781d: Fis as99127f fan speed (was 66% too high)
1309  Module w83781d: Improve beep input checking
1310  Program i2cdump: Add Winbond-style bank selection
1311  Program isadump: Add Winbond-style bank selection
1312  Program sensors: Add adm1025 support.
1313  Program sensors: Remove some as99127f entries, fix as99127 "(beep)"
1314  Program sensors-detect: Fix i801 detection, add adm1025 driver entry
1315  File Add Maxilife '99 entries
1316  File Remove some as99127f entries.
1317    Note: For as99127f, reinstall manually (make install
1318          won't reinstall it) or else 'sensors -s' will fail.
13202.5.0 (20000312)
1321  Dropped all kernel 2.0 and 2.1 compatibility
1322  Module i2c-i810: new
1323  Module ddcmon: new
1324  Module via686a: new
1325  Module i2c-amd756: fixed region request
1326  Module i2c-voodoo3: Converted to use i2c-algo-bit layer
1327  Module w83781d: Don't change pin settings at initialization;
1328                  also fix chip detection.
1329  Library: Support for ddcmon and via686a
1330  Program sensors-detect: Support for ddcmon and via686a
1331  Program sensors: Support for eeprom, ddcmon and via686a
13332.4.5 (20000116)
1334  Introduced DESTDIR installation prefix
1335  Module lm80: fixes, temperature now read and set correctly
1336  Module i2c-voodoo3: driver enhancements
1337  Module w83781d: fixes, AS99127 works much better now
1338  Library: New ignore keyword in config file
1339  Programs: Support for new ignore keyword
1340  Program sensors-detect: Support for MGA detections
13422.4.4 (19991201)
1343  Addition of the alpha release of AMD 756 SMBus host support.
1344  Many fixes and updates to the gl518sm driver
1345  Updates and fixes for device detection
13472.4.0 (19990920)
1348  Too much to list.
1349  i2c and smbus parts are split off to a separate i2c package.
1350  New drivers and other stuff.
13522.3.4 (19990616)
1353  Module matorb: driver for Matrix-Orbital Displays (small LCD and VFDs)
1354  All: Now compiles against kernel 2.0.x (again ;)
1355  Module gl518sm: some updates and refinements
13572.3.3 (19990603)
1358  All: Now compiles against kernel 2.3.x (x >= 1)
1359  Module i2c-voodoo3: Timing issue fixes
1360  Module bt869: Seems to be functional and relatively well tested
1361  Many modules were modified to be more compatible with the new
1362   Mutex structure in the new experimental kernels.
13642.3.2 (19990507)
1365  Module i2c-hydra: Now compiles on 2.0.x kernels
1366  Module i2c-lm75: Slightly better detection
1367  * New, but not compiled by default:
1368  Module i2c-voodoo3: beginning of Voodoo3 I2C bus driver
1369  Module bt869: Beginning of BT869 (PAL/NTSC video converter) driver
13712.3.1 (19990501)
1372  All: Now compiles on PPC
1373  Module i2c-hydra: NEW
1374  Module i2c-proc: Buffer overflow removed: `less /proc/bus-i2c-0' now works
1375  Module w83781d: Removed deadlock (mutex was not initialized)
1376  Documentation: A few glitches removed
1377  Makefile: default module installation directory is now
1378            /lib/modules/current/extra/misc
1379  Program sensors-detect: PPC Hydra now detected
1380  Program sensors: Now prints complete GL518SM information
1381  Program sensors: SIS5595, ADM1021, MAX1617(A), ADM9240, DS1780 added
13832.3.0 (19990422)
1384  All: Many, many changes and improvements
1385  All: Many small bugs and problems removed
1386  Modules: New insmod parameters
1387  Modules: Much improved chip detection
1388  Module maxilife: NEW
1389  Module adm1021: MAX1617A now also supported
1390  Module adm9240: DS1780 now also supported
1391  Module w83781d: W83782D and W83783S now also supported
1392  Program sensors-detect: NEW
1393  Library: All chips now supported
1394  Documentation: Very much improved
13962.2.2 (199903??)
1397  Just some minor updates and bug fixes.
13992.2.1 (19990218)
1400  All: Removed compile warnings
1401  Module i2c-dev: Small bug removed if DEBUG=1 was used
1402  Module sis5595: Now compiles for 2.0 kernels
1403  Module adm1021: Detection corrected
14052.2.0 (19990216)
1406  All: Set copyrights to include 1999
1407  All: Small bugfixes
1408  I2C: Upgraded to newest archive of Simon Vogl
1409  Module i2c-dev: NEW
1410  Module i2c-ali15x3: NEW
1411  Module i2c-via: This is old module bit-mb, now moved to the main lm_sensors
1412     directories, and somewhat improved
1413  Module sis5595: NEW
1414  Modules: Renamed all bus modules to i2c-*, new directory lay-out
1415  Library: Support for new chip drivers, several small bugs fixed
1416  Library manual pages: NEW
1417  Program i2cdetect: Moved to detect directory
1418  Program NEW
1419  Program doc-features: NEW
1420  Program sensors: Added man-page
1421  Document BUGS: Added cdrom bug and kernel i2c conflict
14232.1.2 (19990116)
1424  Modules lm80.o, w83781d.o: fan-related Segmentation fault corrected
1425  Module gl518sm.o: yet more bug fixes. It should at long last be usable now
1426  Documentation in doc/kernel: NEW
14282.1.1 (19990107)
1429  Module i2c-proc.o: Hack to make /proc/bus/ possible for kernels 2.0.35
1430                     and older
1431  Module gl518sm.o: Miscelaneous bugs and problems solved
1432  Program isadump: NEW
14342.1.0 (19981230)
1435  Library: Completely NEW
1436  Program sensors: NEW
1437  Program grab_busses: NEW
1438  Program decode-dimms: More information
1439  Module bit-mb.o: Removed spurious semicolon; now runs on more VIA chipsets
1440  Module w83781d.o: NEW
1441  Module lm80.o: NEW
1442  Module gl518sm.o: new procfile beep, several small updates
1443  Modules: Now use pin readings, no more scaling within the kernel (use the
1444           library instead)
14462.0.2 (19981214)
1447  Module eeprom.o: NEW
1448  Program decode-dimms: NEW
1449  Modules: fill_inode fix, will stop segfaults on unloading in kernels after
1450           2.1.58
1451  Modules: Somewhat less verbose on transfers
1452  Module lm78.o now recognizes and handles lm78-j and lm79
14542.0.1 (1998121?)
1455  Module gl518sm.o updates, to make it actually work
1456  Module lm75.o high/low-byte swapping write bug fixed
14582.0.0 (19981209)
1459  Initial release
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