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Revision 5758, 13.8 KB (checked in by khali, 5 years ago)

Support upcoming sysfs path to i2c adapters.

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5  pwmconfig: Exit immediately if not root
6  sensors.conf.default: Encourage user to not modify this file
7  sensors-detect: Refer to tmp401 driver if TMP411 is detected
8                  Clean up the discovery of i2c adapters
9                  Report unsupported Access Bus adapters
10                  Add detection for TI's TMP421, TMP422 and TMP423 chips
11                  The SMSC LPC47M233 isn't currently supported
12                  Support upcoming sysfs path to i2c adapters
13  sysconfig-lm_sensors-convert: Fix exit code
14
153.1.1 (2009-06-21)
16  isadump: Use geteuid instead of getuid so that setuid bit works
17  isaset: Use geteuid instead of getuid so that setuid bit works
18  libsensors: Don't rely on dirent->dt_type being set
19              New method to free the memory allocated for chip names
20  Makefile: Include generated source files in dependency checking
21            Make it possible to skip building of the static library
22  fancontrol: Add support for absolute path to hwmon devices
23  sensord: Remove the hidden commandline interface
24           Introduce struct sensord_arguments
25           Using sigaction for signal handlers
26           Convert to linux coding style
27           Cleanup and refactoring of the source code
28           Don't use the system log when generating a CGI script
29           Disable unit scaling for fan speeds
30           Use daemon logging facility instead of local4 by default
31           Fix a memory leak when a chip name is provided
32  sensors: Fix a memory leak when a chip name is provided
33  sensors-detect: Add nNidia nForce MCP78S SMBus detection
34                  Display Super-I/O address even if LD is disabled
35                  Differentiate between PC8374L and WPCD377I
36                  Use dmidecode to find IPMI interfaces if available
37                  Add Nuvoton W83795G/ADG detection
38                  Add National Semiconductor LM95241 detection
39                  Add Winbond/Nuvoton W83627DHG-P and W83627UHG detection
40
413.1.0 "Happy Birthday Lina" (2009-02-28)
42  libsensors: Add support for instantaneous power sensors
43              Add support for current sensors
44              Fix error propagation during expression evaluation
45              Detect excessive recursion depth during expression eval (#2365)
46              Return a string rather than NULL for unknown errors
47              Skip non-file sysfs entries for speed
48              Fix memory leak in scanner when using flex 2.5.9 or later
49              Report configuration file read errors
50              Exit the configuration file parser sooner
51              Free bus statements from the configuration file sooner
52              Read extra configuration files from /etc/sensors.d (#2174)
53              Report the configuration file name on parse errors
54  libsensors.3: Reformat for clarity
55                Document function sensors_snprintf_chip_name
56                Document error-related functions
57  lm_sensors.init: Support new format of /etc/sysconfig/lm_sensors (#2246)
58                   Drop support for kernels 2.4 and earlier
59  lm_sensors.init.suse: Delete (actual SuSE script is much different)
60  Makefile: Install sensors.conf.default instead of sensors.conf.eg (#2333)
61  pwmconfig: Drop support for kernels 2.4 and earlier
62  fancontrol: Don't round temperature values
63              Drop support for kernels 2.4 and earlier
64              Exit if configuration file can't be read
65              Create pid file only after successful initialization
66  maxilife scripts: Delete (driver never ported to Linux 2.6)
67  sensord: Accept negative temperatures in RRD database
68           Don't bail out on transient errors (#2330)
69  sensors: Add support for instantaneous power sensors
70           Add support for current sensors
71           Fix exit code in error case
72  sensors.conf.5: Lots of additions and reworks
73  sensors.conf.default: New, minimum version of sensors.conf.eg (#2333)
74                        Add sections for the SMSC SCH311x and SCH5027
75  sensors.conf.eg: The LM99 offset is now handled in the lm90 driver
76                   Move help section to sensors.conf.5
77                   Add a section for the Asus/Fintek F8000
78  sensors-detect: Fix detection of ADT7463 and LM96000
79                  Add VIA VX800/VX820 SMBus support
80                  Fix detection of Intel 5000 series FB-DIMM AMB
81                  Fix detection of ADT7462
82                  Fix detection of SMSC LPC47M292
83                  Add SMSC LPC47M233 support
84                  Drop support for Linux 2.4 (#2325)
85                  Handle special case chips more efficiently
86                  Fix SMBus detection of W83627EHF and W83627DHG
87                  Get I2C adapter driver names from sysfs (#2328)
88                  Drop old SiS I2C adapter entries
89                  Drop separate LM78-J entry
90                  Merge all Mozart-2 entries
91                  Merge both GL518SM entries into one
92                  Complete GL520SM detection
93                  Improve GL525SM detection a bit
94                  Let kernel 2.6.28 and later handle chips aliases
95                  Unload kernel drivers when we are done with them (#2329)
96                  Fix handling of bus driver names with an underscore
97                  Simplify loading of bus drivers
98                  Fix bus number prediction logic (#2327)
99                  Suggest the sbs driver for smart batteries
100                  Drop alias detection for Super-I/O chips
101                  Move alias detection after all chip detections
102                  Probe chip types from safest to more risky (#2322)
103                  Add an option to skip ISA probes except IPMI
104                  Skip ISA detection by default if a Super I/O was found (#2322)
105                  Do not scan I2C adapters on multimedia cards by default
106                  Skip SMBus probing by default if a Super I/O was found (#2322)
107                  Display I2C address statictics with --stat
108                  Document the new detection order and rules
109                  Gather DMI data and print it at start-up
110                  Always probe the SMBus on Asus, Tyan and Supermicro boards
111                  Move IPMI interface detection to its own section
112                  Skip IPMI probing on laptops
113                  Add Winbond/Nuvoton W83667HG support
114                  Add Intel Core I7 support
115                  Generate new format for /etc/sysconfig/lm_sensors (#2246)
116                  Print warnings about missing modules on screen
117                  Fix detection of older DS1621
118                  Add nNidia nForce MCP67, MCP73, MCP79 SMBus support
119                  Exclude auto-loaded PCI and USB drivers from list (#2368)
120                  Special case probing i2c address 0x73 (to not crash FSC ICs)
121                  Add detection of FSC Hades and Syleus IC's
122                  Add detection of Winbond WPCD377I (no sensors)
123  sensors-detect-stat.pl: Delete (functionality merged into sensors-detect)
124  sysconfig-lm_sensors-convert: Sample config file conversion script (#2246)
125
1263.0.3 (2008-09-28)
127  libsensors: Avoid namespace pollution
128  fancontrol: Don't use named pipes when we don't need them (#2319)
129  pwmconfig: Tell the user about gnuplot if it isn't installed
130             Fix MINSTOP and MINSTART test functions (#2340)
131             Test MINSTOP before MINSTART
132             Use better step values for MINSTOP test
133             Print the revision and date at start-up
134             Detect and report obviously incorrect fan speeds
135             Determine MINSTOP automatically
136             Skip MINSTOP and MINSTART tests if fan can't stop
137             Change default for MINTEMP from 0 to 20 degrees C
138             Add support for attributes in the hwmon class device (#2260)
139             Update manual page
140  sensors.conf.eg: Drop "label temp#_crit" statements
141  sensors-detect: Add Intel SCH (bus) support
142                  Add SMSC EMC6D103 support
143                  Improve MAX6657, MAX6658, MAX6659 detection
144                  Cache the byte data reads (#2326)
145                  Add Maxim MAX6654/MAX6690 support
146                  Add National Semiconductor LM95231 support
147                  Add Analog Devices ADT7481 support
148                  Refactor alias detection functions
149                  Fix Andigilog aSC7621 support
150                  Add Texas Instruments THMC51 support
151                  Fix Analog Devices ADT7461 support
152                  Add VIA C7 support
153                  Fix Winbond W83L786NR/NG/R/G support (#2336)
154                  Add Maxim MAX6646/MAX6647/MAX6649 support
155                  Add VIA VT1212 support
156                  Add SMSC EMC2700LPC support
157                  Add ITE IT8720F support
158                  Add Texas Instruments TMP411 support
159                  Prevent misdetection of W83627DHG on I2C as LM78
160                  W83627DHG has no subclients
161                  Add Maxim MAX1618 support
162
1633.0.2 (2008-05-18)
164  documentation: Delete the FAQ, now maintained on the wiki
165  libsensors: Use __func__ instead of __FUNCTION__
166              Parse the configuration file in C locale
167              Late compute statements override early ones
168              Support virtual hwmon devices (#2309)
169              Support power and energy sensors
170              Support DOS-style configuration files again (#2284)
171  pwmconfig: Don't create the configuration file before it's needed
172             Don't preserve configuration file customizations
173             Fix permissions of the configuration file
174             Don't start if fancontrol is running (#2299)
175  fancontrol: Don't start if already running (#2299)
176              Delete fancontrol.pid at exit time (#2299)
177  sensord: Fix support of multiple chip names on the command line (#2321)
178  sensors: Print energy and power sensors with automatically scaled units
179  sensors-detect: Add SMSC SCH5027D detection
180                  Do not access I/O ports on PPC
181                  Move south bridge sensor detection to the right section
182                  Run chip_special_cases() earlier
183                  New device ID for the SMSC SCH5317
184                  Add SMSC SCH5127 detection
185                  Add National Semiconductor LM64 detection
186                  Add Asus F8000 detection
187                  Add Intel ICH10 (bus) detection
188                  Don't probe I2C addresses 0x40-0x47
189                  Fix the parsing of I2C addresses not to scan
190                  Detect and skip 1-register-only I2C devices
191                  Avoid SMBus word transactions where possible
192                  Add Dallas DS1631 detection
193
1943.0.1 (2008-01-28)
195  documentation: Update the application writing guidelines
196  libsensors: No longer depend on libsysfs (#2262)
197              Don't guess the bus type from the device ID format (#2240)
198              Add support for attributes in the hwmon class device (#2260)
199  Makefile: No warnings about ld configuration for staged installations
200            Document the variable overriding mechanism (#2296)
201  pwmconfig: Really hide errors on sysfs writes
202             Deal gracefully with read-only pwm_enable files
203             Warn about outputs found in automatic mode
204             Repeat available configuration options before prompt (#2289)
205             Fix duplicate warning message when config file is broken
206  fancontrol: Detect improperly formatted FCTEMPS value (#2293)
207  sensord: Fix rrd support (#2276)
208           Use the same colors for daily and weekly charts
209           Drop workaround needed by old versions of rrdtool
210  sensors: Fix error path on library initialization error
211  sensors.conf.eg: Fix voltage value references (g520sm, lm80, pc87366)
212  sensors-detect: Drop PCA9540 detection
213                  Improve sysconfig and modprobe.d integration
214                  Add SMSC SCH5514D-NS detection (no sensors)
215                  Lower the confidence of MAX6650/MAX6651
216                  Add Fintek F71858DG detection
217                  Add Fintek F81216D detection (no sensors)
218  unhide_ICH_SMBus: Add support for the 82801AA (ICH)
219
2203.0.0 (2007-11-24)
221  Makefile: Fix MODULE_DIR usage in etc
222            Fix build on PPC
223  pwmconfig: Better diagnostics in pwmdisable
224             Give the fans some time to spin up
225  sensors-detect: Add Texas Instruments TMP401 detection
226                  Mention the f75375s driver
227                  Add SMSC LPC47B367-NC detection (no sensors)
228                  Reduce w83781d/lm78 I2C address probing range
229                  Add Intel Celeron 4xx and Penryn (CPU on 45nm) detection
230
2313.0.0-rc3 (2007-10-28)
232  libsensors: Add a default configuration file
233              Fix memory leaks on initialization error
234              Make the configuration file optional
235              Change the default configuration file to /etc/sensors3.conf
236  sensord: Reload config on SIGHUP rather than automatically
237           No default configuration file name
238  sensors: Fix file handle leak on library initialization error
239           Handle the case where voltage measurements aren't available
240           No default configuration file name
241           Install as sensors again
242  sensors.conf.eg: Install as sensors3.conf
243  sensors-detect: Fix SMSC LPC47B357/M967 detection
244                  Select the right driver for FSC chips
245  sensors-detect-stat.pl: Handle alternative chip lists
246
2473.0.0-rc2 (2007-10-10)
248  useful_addresses.html: Moved to the wiki
249  Makefile: Add sensors-conf-convert to make install
250  libsensors: Notify the caller when writing a value fails
251              Differentiate between different read error types
252              Report I/O errors as such
253  sensord: Log the error code on failure
254           Drop the configuration file search path mechanism (#2259)
255           Manual page update
256  sensors: Fix spurious critical temperature alarm
257           Print error messages to stderr
258           Make error messages more helpful and consistent
259           Better handling of the fault flags
260  sensors-conf-convert: Add a short help text
261  sensors-detect: Fix SMSC SCH311x detection
262                  Add AMD K10 CPU sensor detection
263
2643.0.0-rc1 (2007-09-25)
265  Initial release
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