[lm-sensors] [PATCH 0/8] hwmon: applesmc: Dynamic configuration rewrite
rydberg at euromail.se
Wed Nov 3 15:43:15 CET 2010
On 11/03/2010 02:48 PM, Guenter Roeck wrote:
> On Sun, Oct 31, 2010 at 03:50:26AM -0400, Henrik Rydberg wrote:
>> The amount of machines supported by this driver has increased rapidly
>> over the past years, and the detailed driver support of the many
>> flavors is quickly becoming a problem.
>> This patchset introduces dynamic configuration by making the SMC
>> register set efficiently searchable, and fixes a number of outstanding
>> * Support for all new models since MacbookPro 6.
>> * Support for variable number of cpu sensors in the MacPros.
>> * Handles the odd temperature sensor types found on new models.
>> * Fixes minor read problems on many intermediate models.
>> The first patch is preparatory. The second patch adds the register
>> lookup cache. The third patch adds the dynamic temperature files, and
>> the fourth implements a new temperature register format. The fifth
>> patch makes the remaining features dynamically configured, and the
>> sixth patch sets up the fans dynamically. The seventh patch is purely
>> janitory, and the last patch updates the copyright.
>> As a side-effect, the file is reduced by almost five hundred lines.
> since you applied your changes on top of Joe's pr_fmt patch, I assume
> that you Ack that patch. Is that a correct assumption ?
> I know you sent an Ack earlier, but it was "except for comments already made",
> so this is just for clarification.
Yeah, I'm good with those changes. As far as I understand, the issue was
regarding the extra define at the top, not the changes per se. I can certainly
live with that extra line until something better comes along.
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