[lm-sensors] [PATCH 2.6.12-rc4 15/15] drivers/i2c/chips/adm1026.c: use dynamic sysfs callbacks

Yani Ioannou yani.ioannou at gmail.com
Sun May 22 14:15:33 CEST 2005


On 5/22/05, Dmitry Torokhov <dtor_core at ameritech.net> wrote:
> On Sunday 22 May 2005 01:50, Jean Delvare wrote:
> > Hi Dmitry,
> >
> > > I really think that as far as I2C subsystem goes instead of creating
> > > arrays of attributes we should move in direction of drivers
> > > registering individual sensor class devices. So for example it87 would
> > > register 3 fans, 3 temp, sensors and 8 voltage sensors...

Well lets see some code ;-), but yeah I have to agree with Jean here,
I don't see a nice way to standardize this across all hwmon drivers,
things just differ too much.

> > First, it's a matter of hardware monitoring drivers, not i2c subsystem
> > (both are tightly binded at the moment but I'd like this to change).

How is that change going anyway? I could really do with something
finalized, but the last I heard about it was Mark Hoffman's patch and
that didn't seem to go anywhere.

Yani




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