problem with via686a sensor (lm-sensors 2.6.3) - bug + resolve

Mark Studebaker mds at paradyne.com
Wed May 22 22:19:59 CEST 2002


Are you sure this is in 2.6.3?
It was a bug in 2.6.2, I fixed it in 2.6.3, I just double-checked.

"Demeter F. Tamas" wrote:
> 
> hi,
> 
> I want to install lm-sensor 2.6.3 on my system (ABIT-KT7 mobo) and i
> couldn't get info about the via686a chip.
> So I started to browse the code and I found a bug in the
> prog/sensors-detect script.
> when it detect a VT82C686 chip it set the procid => "VIA Technologies
> VT82C686 Apollo ACPI" but in the sub via686a_isa_detect it try to
> compare the procid with the "VIA Technologies VT 82C686 Apollo ACPI"
> string and the result of the comparing is false because "VT 82C686" #
> "VT82C686".
> When I corrected this mistake the detecting become fine.
> 
> Best Regards,
> 
>               Demeter F. Tamás
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