[lm-sensors] First shot at Asus M2N-SLI Deluxe config file

Hans de Goede j.w.r.degoede at hhs.nl
Tue Feb 26 21:39:41 CET 2008


Jordan Crouse wrote:
> On 26/02/08 20:33 +0100, Hans de Goede wrote:
>> Matt Roberds wrote:
>>> On Tue, 26 Feb 2008, Jordan Crouse wrote:
>>>> On 21/02/08 08:19 -0600, Matt Roberds wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> My second shot is attached.  I have changed the name to inlclude the
>>>>> "deluxe" designation.  This second shot also requires a small patch to
>>>>> Jordan Crouse's latest adt7475.c driver to work; a diff is attached as
>>>>> well.
>>>> Thanks.  Patch integrated into the driver and I also removed the URL to
>>>> the datasheet due to the upstream churn.  Full patch is attached.
>>> Disclaimer: I haven't tried it yet.
>>> Having said that, in show_voltage(), this patch has
>>>> case LABEL:
>>>>  return sprintf(buf, "%s\n",
>>>>    sattr->index == 0 ? "1" : "2");
>>> which I think should be
>>> ---
>>> case LABEL:
>>>   return sprintf(buf, "in%s\n",
>>>     sattr->index == 0 ? "1" : "2");
>>> ---
>>> Note the string constant "in".
>> Ah, good catch.
>>
>> Actually, the xxx_label attributes should be completely removed, those are 
>> only meant to be use by drivers which can give an end user presentable 
>> labels, other drivers should rely on a proper label being set in 
>> /etc/sensors.conf
> 
> I don't understand the criteria - what do you mean by "presentable
> labels"?
> 

Sorry, I mean labels like:

Northbridge Temp
CPU Temp
Powersupply1 Temp

Etc, remote / local doesn't say much to the end user, as the user doesn't know 
where the adt7475 ic is located, nor where the remote temp diode will be, so 
the default temp1 temp2 labels will be as usefull as locale_temp and remote_temp.

Regards,

Hans




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