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commit a2e4e99aba8a48b054d7d7dc00bea185b77f3c6a
parent 99e585786b044f476decbd7a7c406ebb60ed0f78
Author: Leah Rowe <info@minifree.org>
Date:   Thu, 17 Nov 2016 19:06:41 +0000

docs/hcl: tell the user how to find what EC version they have (i945, GM45)

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diff --git a/docs/hcl/index.html b/docs/hcl/index.html @@ -32,6 +32,7 @@ NOTES: <ul> <li><a href="#ecupdate">Updating the EC firmware on i945 and GM45 (recommended)</a></li> + <li><a href="#ecversion">How to find what EC version you have (i945/GM45)</a></li> </ul> </li> <li><a href="#recommended_wifi">Recommended wifi chipsets</a></li> @@ -118,6 +119,30 @@ Updated EC firmware has several advantages e.g. bettery battery handling. </p> + <p> + <a href="#pagetop">Back to top of page</a> + </p> + + </div> + + <div class="section"> + + <h1 id="ecversion">How to find what EC version you have (i945/GM45)</h1> + + <p> + In GNU+Linux, you can try this:<br/> + <strong>grep 'at EC' /proc/asound/cards</strong> + </p> + <p> + Sample output:<br/> + <strong>ThinkPad Console Audio Control at EC reg 0x30, fw 7WHT19WW-3.6</strong> + </p> + <p> + 7WHT19WW is the version in different notation, use search engine to find out regular version - in this case it's a 1.06 for x200 tablet + </p> + <p> + <a href="#pagetop">Back to top of page</a> + </p> </div>