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1lm-sensors CHANGES file
43.1.0 "Happy Birthday Lina" (2009-02-28)
5  libsensors: Add support for instantaneous power sensors
6              Add support for current sensors
7              Fix error propagation during expression evaluation
8              Detect excessive recursion depth during expression eval (#2365)
9              Return a string rather than NULL for unknown errors
10              Skip non-file sysfs entries for speed
11              Fix memory leak in scanner when using flex 2.5.9 or later
12              Report configuration file read errors
13              Exit the configuration file parser sooner
14              Free bus statements from the configuration file sooner
15              Read extra configuration files from /etc/sensors.d (#2174)
16              Report the configuration file name on parse errors
17  libsensors.3: Reformat for clarity
18                Document function sensors_snprintf_chip_name
19                Document error-related functions
20  lm_sensors.init: Support new format of /etc/sysconfig/lm_sensors (#2246)
21                   Drop support for kernels 2.4 and earlier
22  lm_sensors.init.suse: Delete (actual SuSE script is much different)
23  Makefile: Install sensors.conf.default instead of (#2333)
24  pwmconfig: Drop support for kernels 2.4 and earlier
25  fancontrol: Don't round temperature values
26              Drop support for kernels 2.4 and earlier
27              Exit if configuration file can't be read
28              Create pid file only after successful initialization
29  maxilife scripts: Delete (driver never ported to Linux 2.6)
30  sensord: Accept negative temperatures in RRD database
31           Don't bail out on transient errors (#2330)
32  sensors: Add support for instantaneous power sensors
33           Add support for current sensors
34           Fix exit code in error case
35  sensors.conf.5: Lots of additions and reworks
36  sensors.conf.default: New, minimum version of (#2333)
37                        Add sections for the SMSC SCH311x and SCH5027
38 The LM99 offset is now handled in the lm90 driver
39                   Move help section to sensors.conf.5
40                   Add a section for the Asus/Fintek F8000
41  sensors-detect: Fix detection of ADT7463 and LM96000
42                  Add VIA VX800/VX820 SMBus support
43                  Fix detection of Intel 5000 series FB-DIMM AMB
44                  Fix detection of ADT7462
45                  Fix detection of SMSC LPC47M292
46                  Add SMSC LPC47M233 support
47                  Drop support for Linux 2.4 (#2325)
48                  Handle special case chips more efficiently
49                  Fix SMBus detection of W83627EHF and W83627DHG
50                  Get I2C adapter driver names from sysfs (#2328)
51                  Drop old SiS I2C adapter entries
52                  Drop separate LM78-J entry
53                  Merge all Mozart-2 entries
54                  Merge both GL518SM entries into one
55                  Complete GL520SM detection
56                  Improve GL525SM detection a bit
57                  Let kernel 2.6.28 and later handle chips aliases
58                  Unload kernel drivers when we are done with them (#2329)
59                  Fix handling of bus driver names with an underscore
60                  Simplify loading of bus drivers
61                  Fix bus number prediction logic (#2327)
62                  Suggest the sbs driver for smart batteries
63                  Drop alias detection for Super-I/O chips
64                  Move alias detection after all chip detections
65                  Probe chip types from safest to more risky (#2322)
66                  Add an option to skip ISA probes except IPMI
67                  Skip ISA detection by default if a Super I/O was found (#2322)
68                  Do not scan I2C adapters on multimedia cards by default
69                  Skip SMBus probing by default if a Super I/O was found (#2322)
70                  Display I2C address statictics with --stat
71                  Document the new detection order and rules
72                  Gather DMI data and print it at start-up
73                  Always probe the SMBus on Asus, Tyan and Supermicro boards
74                  Move IPMI interface detection to its own section
75                  Skip IPMI probing on laptops
76                  Add Winbond/Nuvoton W83667HG support
77                  Add Intel Core I7 support
78                  Generate new format for /etc/sysconfig/lm_sensors (#2246)
79                  Print warnings about missing modules on screen
80                  Fix detection of older DS1621
81                  Add nNidia nForce MCP67, MCP73, MCP79 SMBus support
82                  Exclude auto-loaded PCI and USB drivers from list (#2368)
83                  Special case probing i2c address 0x73 (to not crash FSC ICs)
84                  Add detection of FSC Hades and Syleus IC's
85                  Add detection of Winbond WPCD377I (no sensors)
86 Delete (functionality merged into sensors-detect)
87  sysconfig-lm_sensors-convert: Sample config file conversion script (#2246)
893.0.3 (2008-09-28)
90  libsensors: Avoid namespace pollution
91  fancontrol: Don't use named pipes when we don't need them (#2319)
92  pwmconfig: Tell the user about gnuplot if it isn't installed
93             Fix MINSTOP and MINSTART test functions (#2340)
94             Test MINSTOP before MINSTART
95             Use better step values for MINSTOP test
96             Print the revision and date at start-up
97             Detect and report obviously incorrect fan speeds
98             Determine MINSTOP automatically
99             Skip MINSTOP and MINSTART tests if fan can't stop
100             Change default for MINTEMP from 0 to 20 degrees C
101             Add support for attributes in the hwmon class device (#2260)
102             Update manual page
103 Drop "label temp#_crit" statements
104  sensors-detect: Add Intel SCH (bus) support
105                  Add SMSC EMC6D103 support
106                  Improve MAX6657, MAX6658, MAX6659 detection
107                  Cache the byte data reads (#2326)
108                  Add Maxim MAX6654/MAX6690 support
109                  Add National Semiconductor LM95231 support
110                  Add Analog Devices ADT7481 support
111                  Refactor alias detection functions
112                  Fix Andigilog aSC7621 support
113                  Add Texas Instruments THMC51 support
114                  Fix Analog Devices ADT7461 support
115                  Add VIA C7 support
116                  Fix Winbond W83L786NR/NG/R/G support (#2336)
117                  Add Maxim MAX6646/MAX6647/MAX6649 support
118                  Add VIA VT1212 support
119                  Add SMSC EMC2700LPC support
120                  Add ITE IT8720F support
121                  Add Texas Instruments TMP411 support
122                  Prevent misdetection of W83627DHG on I2C as LM78
123                  W83627DHG has no subclients
124                  Add Maxim MAX1618 support
1263.0.2 (2008-05-18)
127  documentation: Delete the FAQ, now maintained on the wiki
128  libsensors: Use __func__ instead of __FUNCTION__
129              Parse the configuration file in C locale
130              Late compute statements override early ones
131              Support virtual hwmon devices (#2309)
132              Support power and energy sensors
133              Support DOS-style configuration files again (#2284)
134  pwmconfig: Don't create the configuration file before it's needed
135             Don't preserve configuration file customizations
136             Fix permissions of the configuration file
137             Don't start if fancontrol is running (#2299)
138  fancontrol: Don't start if already running (#2299)
139              Delete at exit time (#2299)
140  sensord: Fix support of multiple chip names on the command line (#2321)
141  sensors: Print energy and power sensors with automatically scaled units
142  sensors-detect: Add SMSC SCH5027D detection
143                  Do not access I/O ports on PPC
144                  Move south bridge sensor detection to the right section
145                  Run chip_special_cases() earlier
146                  New device ID for the SMSC SCH5317
147                  Add SMSC SCH5127 detection
148                  Add National Semiconductor LM64 detection
149                  Add Asus F8000 detection
150                  Add Intel ICH10 (bus) detection
151                  Don't probe I2C addresses 0x40-0x47
152                  Fix the parsing of I2C addresses not to scan
153                  Detect and skip 1-register-only I2C devices
154                  Avoid SMBus word transactions where possible
155                  Add Dallas DS1631 detection
1573.0.1 (2008-01-28)
158  documentation: Update the application writing guidelines
159  libsensors: No longer depend on libsysfs (#2262)
160              Don't guess the bus type from the device ID format (#2240)
161              Add support for attributes in the hwmon class device (#2260)
162  Makefile: No warnings about ld configuration for staged installations
163            Document the variable overriding mechanism (#2296)
164  pwmconfig: Really hide errors on sysfs writes
165             Deal gracefully with read-only pwm_enable files
166             Warn about outputs found in automatic mode
167             Repeat available configuration options before prompt (#2289)
168             Fix duplicate warning message when config file is broken
169  fancontrol: Detect improperly formatted FCTEMPS value (#2293)
170  sensord: Fix rrd support (#2276)
171           Use the same colors for daily and weekly charts
172           Drop workaround needed by old versions of rrdtool
173  sensors: Fix error path on library initialization error
174 Fix voltage value references (g520sm, lm80, pc87366)
175  sensors-detect: Drop PCA9540 detection
176                  Improve sysconfig and modprobe.d integration
177                  Add SMSC SCH5514D-NS detection (no sensors)
178                  Lower the confidence of MAX6650/MAX6651
179                  Add Fintek F71858DG detection
180                  Add Fintek F81216D detection (no sensors)
181  unhide_ICH_SMBus: Add support for the 82801AA (ICH)
1833.0.0 (2007-11-24)
184  Makefile: Fix MODULE_DIR usage in etc
185            Fix build on PPC
186  pwmconfig: Better diagnostics in pwmdisable
187             Give the fans some time to spin up
188  sensors-detect: Add Texas Instruments TMP401 detection
189                  Mention the f75375s driver
190                  Add SMSC LPC47B367-NC detection (no sensors)
191                  Reduce w83781d/lm78 I2C address probing range
192                  Add Intel Celeron 4xx and Penryn (CPU on 45nm) detection
1943.0.0-rc3 (2007-10-28)
195  libsensors: Add a default configuration file
196              Fix memory leaks on initialization error
197              Make the configuration file optional
198              Change the default configuration file to /etc/sensors3.conf
199  sensord: Reload config on SIGHUP rather than automatically
200           No default configuration file name
201  sensors: Fix file handle leak on library initialization error
202           Handle the case where voltage measurements aren't available
203           No default configuration file name
204           Install as sensors again
205 Install as sensors3.conf
206  sensors-detect: Fix SMSC LPC47B357/M967 detection
207                  Select the right driver for FSC chips
208 Handle alternative chip lists
2103.0.0-rc2 (2007-10-10)
211  useful_addresses.html: Moved to the wiki
212  Makefile: Add sensors-conf-convert to make install
213  libsensors: Notify the caller when writing a value fails
214              Differentiate between different read error types
215              Report I/O errors as such
216  sensord: Log the error code on failure
217           Drop the configuration file search path mechanism (#2259)
218           Manual page update
219  sensors: Fix spurious critical temperature alarm
220           Print error messages to stderr
221           Make error messages more helpful and consistent
222           Better handling of the fault flags
223  sensors-conf-convert: Add a short help text
224  sensors-detect: Fix SMSC SCH311x detection
225                  Add AMD K10 CPU sensor detection
2273.0.0-rc1 (2007-09-25)
228  Initial release
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