aboutsummaryrefslogtreecommitdiff
path: root/Documentation/hwmon/max6642
diff options
context:
space:
mode:
Diffstat (limited to 'Documentation/hwmon/max6642')
-rw-r--r--Documentation/hwmon/max664221
1 files changed, 21 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/hwmon/max6642 b/Documentation/hwmon/max6642
new file mode 100644
index 00000000..afbd3e49
--- /dev/null
+++ b/Documentation/hwmon/max6642
@@ -0,0 +1,21 @@
+Kernel driver max6642
+=====================
+
+Supported chips:
+ * Maxim MAX6642
+ Prefix: 'max6642'
+ Addresses scanned: I2C 0x48-0x4f
+ Datasheet: Publicly available at the Maxim website
+ http://datasheets.maxim-ic.com/en/ds/MAX6642.pdf
+
+Authors:
+ Per Dalen <per.dalen@appeartv.com>
+
+Description
+-----------
+
+The MAX6642 is a digital temperature sensor. It senses its own temperature as
+well as the temperature on one external diode.
+
+All temperature values are given in degrees Celsius. Resolution
+is 0.25 degree for the local temperature and for the remote temperature.