Bug 64665 - RFE: lm_sensors modules is old: no support for VIA KT266A with VT8233CE chipset (and others)
RFE: lm_sensors modules is old: no support for VIA KT266A with VT8233CE chips...
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Arjan van de Ven
Brian Brock
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Blocks: 65045
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Reported: 2002-05-09 06:56 EDT by Josi Romildo Malaquias
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:42 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-06-03 15:07:52 EDT
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Description Josi Romildo Malaquias 2002-05-09 06:56:58 EDT
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Description of problem:
The shipped version of lm_sensors and i2c modules (as patches to the kernel)
does not support the VIA KT266A with the VT8233CE chipset (and others), although
there are newer versions of the lm_sensors and i2c  packages which does support

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
Run sensors-detect in a machine with the above mentioned hardware, or read the

Actual Results:  The chipset is not detected nor supported.

Expected Results:  The correct detection of the chipset.

Additional info:

The latest stable release of lm_sensors and i2c
(http://secure.netroedge.com/~lm78/download.html) does support the mentioned and
other new hardware.
Comment 1 Arjan van de Ven 2002-10-06 05:02:57 EDT
fixed in 8.0

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