Re: Sensors (W83627HF) in Tyan S2882

From: Fabian Fenaut
Date: Mon Apr 19 2004 - 12:21:35 EST

Jean Delvare wrote:
Nice catching. However the fix is not correct. "W83627HF" is the
correct name and "W83682HF" is the typo.

You sure ? Looks like W83627HF is handled by the 2nd one, no ?

Sure. Both drivers handle it. The w83267hf driver is prefered if the
chip is found on the ISA bus, however the w83781d is the only one that can handle the chip if it's on the I2C bus.

For a list of supported chips for each driver, you can take a look at
the comments in the headers of the source files.

Ok, so I suppose this is the appropriate patch :

--- drivers/i2c/chips/Kconfig.orig 2004-04-19 19:05:53.000000000 +0200
+++ drivers/i2c/chips/Kconfig 2004-04-19 19:10:15.000000000 +0200
@@ -163,7 +163,7 @@
select I2C_SENSOR
If you say yes here you get support for the Winbond W8378x series
- of sensor chips: the W83781D, W83782D, W83783S and W83682HF,
+ of sensor chips: the W83781D, W83782D, W83783S and W83627HF,
and the similar Asus AS99127F.

This driver can also be built as a module. If so, the module


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