Sensors on K7S5A and kernel 2.6.1

Jean Delvare khali at
Mon Jan 26 16:00:57 CET 2004

> Hi, lm_sensors v2.8.3 and linux kernel 2.6.1 on mainboard K7S5A v3.1
> (chip type it87), after some trouble, works like a charm.
> (...)
> In the sysfs pseudo filesystem I can read the temperature values.
> So I made some modification to lib/chips.c to fix the trouble.
> You can see the diff file at the end of this e-mail.
> I had to change also the lines in sensors.conf
> #    from                    to
> #=================================================
> #    set   temp2_hyst  20    set   temp2_min  20
> #    set   temp3_hyst  25    set   temp3_min  25

As stated on both our main page and our linux 2.6 specific page, it87
users should not use lm_sensors 2.8.3, because of the bug you spotted.
It is known and already fixed in CVS. Thanks for the report anyway.

Jean Delvare

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