|author||Krystian Hebel <firstname.lastname@example.org>||Tue Feb 26 11:19:58 2019 +0100|
|committer||Felix Held <email@example.com>||Sat Mar 02 19:32:38 2019 +0000|
superio/ite/common: add option for enabling 5 FANs Some ITEs have more than 3 independent FAN controller outputs. As the initial implementation assumed only 3 outputs some registers are not consequently numbered. This change adds macros for accessing those registers. Additionally some chips have SmartGuardian always enabled, without the option for turning it off. For these chips bits that were responsible for ON/OFF control are either reserved or have different meaning. Another Kconfig option is added to disable ON/OFF functionality on platforms that do not support it. Change-Id: Icd60a16b6b5583a3b981bdc220aac472c2a8f40f Signed-off-by: Krystian Hebel <firstname.lastname@example.org> Reviewed-on: https://review.coreboot.org/c/31616 Tested-by: build bot (Jenkins) <email@example.com> Reviewed-by: Felix Held <firstname.lastname@example.org> Reviewed-by: Nico Huber <email@example.com>
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