[lm-sensors] Sensors-detect with DMI detection

Jean Delvare khali at linux-fr.org
Fri Mar 23 16:43:09 CET 2007


Hi Hans,

On Fri, 23 Mar 2007 10:06:10 +0100, Hans de Goede wrote:
> Wouldn't it be wise to target only 3.x / 4.x with the dmi-detect code, and thus 
> assume dynamic chip support and the new syntax? I haven't been doing much 
> lm-sensors related work myself lately, but I can make some time free to get the 
> dyn chip support into the 3.0 branch asap, if that helps the dmi detect code to 
> become future proof. I think only support 3.x / 4.x is easiest / best otherwise 
> the code becomes convoluted with compatibility muck from the day it was written.

I tend to agree, yeah. The only problem is that I cannot give any
timeline for the dyn chip support, as I do not have the time to work on
it myself. But if you're going to do it, alright.

-- 
Jean Delvare




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