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diff --git a/Documentation/hwmon/lm83 b/Documentation/hwmon/lm83
index 061d9ed8ff43..74aa7ee1a359 100644
@@ -7,6 +7,10 @@ Supported chips:
Addresses scanned: I2C 0x18 - 0x1a, 0x29 - 0x2b, 0x4c - 0x4e
Datasheet: Publicly available at the National Semiconductor website
+ * National Semiconductor LM82
+ Addresses scanned: I2C 0x18 - 0x1a, 0x29 - 0x2b, 0x4c - 0x4e
+ Datasheet: Publicly available at the National Semiconductor website
Author: Jean Delvare <email@example.com>
@@ -15,10 +19,11 @@ Description
The LM83 is a digital temperature sensor. It senses its own temperature as
-well as the temperature of up to three external diodes. It is compatible
-with many other devices such as the LM84 and all other ADM1021 clones.
-The main difference between the LM83 and the LM84 in that the later can
-only sense the temperature of one external diode.
+well as the temperature of up to three external diodes. The LM82 is
+a stripped down version of the LM83 that only supports one external diode.
+Both are compatible with many other devices such as the LM84 and all
+other ADM1021 clones. The main difference between the LM83 and the LM84
+in that the later can only sense the temperature of one external diode.
Using the adm1021 driver for a LM83 should work, but only two temperatures
will be reported instead of four.
@@ -36,6 +41,9 @@ Unconfirmed motherboards:
+The LM82 is confirmed to have been found on most AMD Geode reference
+designs and test platforms.
The driver has been successfully tested by Magnus Forsström, who I'd
like to thank here. More testers will be of course welcome.