Lm sensors

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Utilities to monitor temperatures, voltages, and fans

lm_sensors provides essential drivers for monitoring the temperatures, voltages, and fans of Linux systems containing devices such as the LM78 and LM75. It contains drivers for sensor chips and I2C and SMBus masters. It also contains text-based tools for sensor reporting, and a library for sensors access called 'libsensors'. It also contains tools for sensor hardware identification and I2C bus probing. There is a list of supported drivers on the Web site.


User FAQ available in HTML format from http://www2.lm-sensors.nu/~lm78/cvs/lm_sensors2/doc/FAQ; See http://www2.lm-sensors.nu/~lm78/docs.html for a complete list of documentation


sensors-2.8.8.tar.gz Download version 2.8.8 (stable)
released on 20 October 2004

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LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
License:GPLv2orlaterJanet Casey25 March 2002

Leaders and contributors

See the CONTRIBUTORS file in the distribution for a complete list Contributor
Philip Edelbrock Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Bug TrackingVCS Repository Webviewhttp://www2.lm-sensors.nu/~lm78/support.html
Bug Tracking,Developer,SupportE-mailmailto:sensors@stimpy.netroedge.com
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttp://www2.lm-sensors.nu/~lm78/download.html#cvs

Software prerequisites

Required to useLinux kernel 2.4.13 or later

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 7 January 2008.


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