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Revision 789, 5.7 KB (checked in by mds, 15 years ago)

(mds) via686a fixed to enable sensors if not already enabled.

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1This is a list of the most important changes between 2.x versions. It is by
2no means complete, listing only user-visible changes which are interesting.
3The ultimate way to know what has changed is to run diff, or even neater,
4ask CVS about it:
6  * Checkout the archive (see doc/cvs for how you can do this)
7  * Determine which tags are valid, by running this command from the
8    project root directory:
9      cvs status -v -l Makefile
10    Valid tags are usually like form V2-1-0 for version 2.1.0
11  * Ask cvs for the difference between two versions:
12      cvs diff -r TAG1 -r TAG2 DIFF-OPTIONS
13    for example:
14      cvs diff -r V2-0-0 -r V2-0-1 -u
162.5.1 (2000????)
17  Module w83781d: Improve w83783s support
18  Module via686a: Enable sensors if not enabled by BIOS
19  Program sensors-detect: Fix i801 detection
212.5.0 (20000312)
22  Dropped all kernel 2.0 and 2.1 compatibility
23  Module i2c-i810: new
24  Module ddcmon: new
25  Module via686a: new
26  Module i2c-amd756: fixed region request
27  Module i2c-voodoo3: Converted to use i2c-algo-bit layer
28  Module w83781d: Don't change pin settings at initialization;
29                  also fix chip detection.
30  Library: Support for ddcmon and via686a
31  Program sensors-detect: Support for ddcmon and via686a
32  Program sensors: Support for eeprom, ddcmon and via686a
342.4.5 (20000116)
35  Introduced DESTDIR installation prefix
36  Module lm80: fixes, temperature now read and set correctly
37  Module i2c-voodoo3: driver enhancements
38  Module w83781d: fixes, AS99127 works much better now
39  Library: New ignore keyword in config file
40  Programs: Support for new ignore keyword
41  Program sensors-detect: Support for MGA detections
432.4.4 (19991201)
44  Addition of the alpha release of AMD 756 SMBus host support.
45  Many fixes and updates to the gl518sm driver
46  Updates and fixes for device detection
482.4.0 (19990920)
49  Too much to list.
50  i2c and smbus parts are split off to a separate i2c package.
51  New drivers and other stuff.
532.3.4 (19990616)
54  Module matorb: driver for Matrix-Orbital Displays (small LCD and VFDs)
55  All: Now compiles against kernel 2.0.x (again ;)
56  Module gl518sm: some updates and refinements
582.3.3 (19990603)
59  All: Now compiles against kernel 2.3.x (x >= 1)
60  Module i2c-voodoo3: Timing issue fixes
61  Module bt869: Seems to be functional and relatively well tested
62  Many modules were modified to be more compatible with the new
63   Mutex structure in the new experimental kernels.
652.3.2 (19990507)
66  Module i2c-hydra: Now compiles on 2.0.x kernels
67  Module i2c-lm75: Slightly better detection
68  * New, but not compiled by default:
69  Module i2c-voodoo3: beginning of Voodoo3 I2C bus driver
70  Module bt869: Beginning of BT869 (PAL/NTSC video converter) driver
722.3.1 (19990501)
73  All: Now compiles on PPC
74  Module i2c-hydra: NEW
75  Module i2c-proc: Buffer overflow removed: `less /proc/bus-i2c-0' now works
76  Module w83781d: Removed deadlock (mutex was not initialized)
77  Documentation: A few glitches removed
78  Makefile: default module installation directory is now
79            /lib/modules/current/extra/misc
80  Program sensors-detect: PPC Hydra now detected
81  Program sensors: Now prints complete GL518SM information
82  Program sensors: SIS5595, ADM1021, MAX1617(A), ADM9240, DS1780 added
842.3.0 (19990422)
85  All: Many, many changes and improvements
86  All: Many small bugs and problems removed
87  Modules: New insmod parameters
88  Modules: Much improved chip detection
89  Module maxilife: NEW
90  Module adm1021: MAX1617A now also supported
91  Module adm9024: DS1780 now also supported
92  Module w83781d: W83782D and W83783S now also supported
93  Program sensors-detect: NEW
94  Library: All chips now supported
95  Documentation: Very much improved
972.2.2 (199903??)
98  Just some minor updates and bug fixes.
1002.2.1 (19990218)
101  All: Removed compile warnings
102  Module i2c-dev: Small bug removed if DEBUG=1 was used
103  Module sis5595: Now compiles for 2.0 kernels
104  Module adm1021: Detection corrected
1062.2.0 (19990216)
107  All: Set copyrights to include 1999
108  All: Small bugfixes
109  I2C: Upgraded to newest archive of Simon Vogl
110  Module i2c-dev: NEW
111  Module i2c-ali15x3: NEW
112  Module i2c-via: This is old module bit-mb, now moved to the main lm_sensors
113     directories, and somewhat improved
114  Module sis5595: NEW
115  Modules: Renamed all bus modules to i2c-*, new directory lay-out
116  Library: Support for new chip drivers, several small bugs fixed
117  Library manual pages: NEW
118  Program i2cdetect: Moved to detect directory
119  Program NEW
120  Program doc-features: NEW
121  Program sensors: Added man-page
122  Document BUGS: Added cdrom bug and kernel i2c conflict
1242.1.2 (19990116)
125  Modules lm80.o, w83781d.o: fan-related Segmentation fault corrected
126  Module gl518sm.o: yet more bug fixes. It should at long last be usable now
127  Documentation in doc/kernel: NEW
1292.1.1 (19990107)
130  Module i2c-proc.o: Hack to make /proc/bus/ possible for kernels 2.0.35
131                     and older
132  Module gl518sm.o: Miscelaneous bugs and problems solved
133  Program isadump: NEW
1352.1.0 (19981230)
136  Library: Completely NEW
137  Program sensors: NEW
138  Program grab_busses: NEW
139  Program decode-dimms: More information
140  Module bit-mb.o: Removed spurious semicolon; now runs on more VIA chipsets
141  Module w83781d.o: NEW
142  Module lm80.o: NEW
143  Module gl518sm.o: new procfile beep, several small updates
144  Modules: Now use pin readings, no more scaling within the kernel (use the
145           library instead)
1472.0.2 (19981214)
148  Module eeprom.o: NEW
149  Program decode-dimms: NEW
150  Modules: fill_inode fix, will stop segfaults on unloading in kernels after
151           2.1.58
152  Modules: Somewhat less verbose on transfers
153  Module lm78.o now recognizes and handles lm78-j and lm79
1542.0.1 (1998121?)
155  Module gl518sm.o updates, to make it actually work
156  Module lm75.o high/low-byte swapping write bug fixed
1572.0.0 (19981209)
158  Initial release
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