Temp applet?

David Fletcher dave at thefletchers.net
Sat Jul 19 22:16:16 BST 2008

On Saturday 19 Jul 2008, Bruce Marshall wrote:
> You are probably right on this but I see no ACPI in  Ksysguard.
> Unless a reboot is necessary.  I just loaded the sensor modules and am 
> good info out of the 'sensors' command.  But Ksysguard isn't telling me a 
> thing.

I got

The program 'sensors' is currently not installed.  You can install it by 
sudo apt-get install lm-sensors

So I removed lmsensors and did as requested above. 

sensors now works for me, which I've never had before, thanks:-
Core0 Temp:
Core0 Temp:
Core1 Temp:
Core1 Temp:

These might seem low, but I'm running an AMD dual core, energy efficient chip 
with the enormous OCZ copper conductor heat sink that's got a stack of big 
aluminium fins and a proper size fan on the side :-) It should run for ever.

+27°C agrees with what I saw in the BIOS last time I looked.



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