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authorJean Delvare <khali@linux-fr.org>2009-12-09 20:36:02 +0100
committerJean Delvare <khali@linux-fr.org>2009-12-09 20:36:02 +0100
commitb180d0508475c5c55085839d22f454c69379eacc (patch)
tree7c1dfe50aca689ff985a3cba16dd373669b7e894 /Documentation
parent7669896f499e1bce5cfb38f2685ff583ecdb24dd (diff)
hwmon: (adt7475) Add support for the ADT7473
Add support for the ADT7473 to the adt7475 driver, and mark the adt7473 driver for removal. The ADT7473 and ADT7475 chips are almost the same chip and essentially compatible, so there's no point in having separate drivers for them. Signed-off-by: Jean Delvare <khali@linux-fr.org> Cc: "Mark M. Hoffman" <mhoffman@lightlink.com> Cc: Hans de Goede <hdegoede@redhat.com> Cc: Jordan Crouse <jordan@cosmicpenguin.net> Cc: "Darrick J. Wong" <djwong@us.ibm.com>
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diff --git a/Documentation/feature-removal-schedule.txt b/Documentation/feature-removal-schedule.txt
index 591e94448e63..2a4d77946c7d 100644
--- a/Documentation/feature-removal-schedule.txt
+++ b/Documentation/feature-removal-schedule.txt
@@ -483,3 +483,10 @@ Why: With the recent innovations in CPU hardware acceleration technologies
Who: Alok N Kataria <akataria@vmware.com>
+What: adt7473 hardware monitoring driver
+When: February 2010
+Why: Obsoleted by the adt7475 driver.
+Who: Jean Delvare <khali@linux-fr.org>
diff --git a/Documentation/hwmon/adt7473 b/Documentation/hwmon/adt7473
index 1cbf671822e2..446612bd1fb9 100644
--- a/Documentation/hwmon/adt7473
+++ b/Documentation/hwmon/adt7473
@@ -9,6 +9,8 @@ Supported chips:
Author: Darrick J. Wong
+This driver is depreacted, please use the adt7475 driver instead.