[lm-sensors] [patch 2.6.26-rc1] lm75: sensor reading bugfix

Jean Delvare khali at linux-fr.org
Sun Jun 8 18:17:39 CEST 2008


Hi Mark,

On Sun, 8 Jun 2008 11:36:26 -0400, Mark M. Hoffman wrote:
> Hi David:
> 
> * David Brownell <david-b at pacbell.net> [2008-05-03 19:19:16 -0700]:
> > LM75 sensor reading bugfix: never save error status as valid
> > sensor output.  This could be improved, but at least this
> > prevents certain rude failure modes.
> > 
> > Signed-off-by: David Brownell <dbrownell at users.sourceforge.net>
> > ---
> > Goes on top of the previously submitted lm75 cleanup patch:
> > 
> > 	http://marc.info/?l=lm-sensors&m=120880547009929&w=2
> > 
> >  drivers/hwmon/lm75.c |   20 +++++++++++++++-----
> >  1 file changed, 15 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)
> 
> 
> Applied to hwmon-2.6.git/testing, thanks.
> 
> Hrm, I missed this one on the first pass through my queue when I picked
> up your other lm75 patches.  Looks like it's severe enough to warrant
> sending to Linus before 2.6.26 (along with the prerequisite cleanup patch).
> 
> Any objections?

Sending the reading bug fix to Linus now sounds fine, but the cleanup
patch doesn't appear to actually be a prerequisite.

-- 
Jean Delvare




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