Include sensor monitor for our platform

Patrick Williams patrick at
Sat May 1 00:08:53 AEST 2021

On Fri, Apr 30, 2021 at 09:37:17AM +0000, Kumar Thangavel wrote:
>           We wanted to enable the sensor monitors like "ShutdownAlaramMonitor" and "ThesholdAlaramLogger" to our system to monitor the sensor values of our fan.
>            These monitors were created under phosphor-fan-presence.

I don't think there is anyone using the monitoring of
phosphor-fan-presence with the control of phosphor-pid-control, but that
doesn't mean it can't be done.

If you look at the phosphor-fan recipe you'll see that the default
PACKAGECONFIG is "presence control monitor".  I think you'll want to
bbappend this to only enable "monitor" (and not control/presence).  This
should configure the package so only the monitoring parts are enabled at
compile time.

You may want to cc the MAINTAINERS of phosphor-fan-presence for any
detailed questions you run into when giving this a try (and copy the

M:  Matthew Barth <msbarth at> <msbarth!>
M:  Matt Spinler <spinler at> <mspinler[m]!>

Patrick Williams
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