i2c-sis645.c patch (Experimental SiS 655 support)

Mark M. Hoffman mhoffman at lightlink.com
Sun Apr 11 06:43:55 CEST 2004


* s98028405 <s98028405 at mars.ucc.ie> [2004-04-07 12:54:28 +0100]:
> Hi Mark,
> 
> Will do.
> 
> It may be a few days though - I'll have to setup a 2.6 kernel (still with 2.4 
> at the moment).

Oops, I wasn't clear... the sensors-detect patch is needed even for a 2.4 kernel.
But of course I would appreciate if you test w/ a 2.6 kernel as well.

> I'll send the results when I get them.

Thanks!

> Regards,
> Ken.
> 
> >===== Original Message From "Mark M. Hoffman" <mhoffman at lightlink.com> =====
> >Hi Ken, Mark...
> >
> >* Mark D. Studebaker <mds4 at verizon.net> [2004-04-06 19:57:02 -0400]:
> >> the i2c-sis96x driver doesn't have a list of PCI ID's so a 'similar patch'
> >> isn't possible. MMH does anything need to change in 2.6 for this new chip?
> >
> >Nope, it should work fine as it is.  The 2.6 kernel checks for any SiS PCI id
> >madness at boot time and fixes it (long before the i2c-sis96x driver inits).
> >
> >However, sensors-detect needs the patch which I just committed.  Ken, could
> >you please test that?

Regards,

-- 
Mark M. Hoffman
mhoffman at lightlink.com



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