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Monitor your PC temperature in ubuntu


Psensor is a temperature sensor available for ubuntu.Psensor is a GTK application for monitoring hardware sensors, including temperatures and fan speeds.

       It displays a curve for each sensor, and uses Desktop  Notification  to
       raise an alarm when a temperature is too high. On Ubuntu an Application
       Indicator is also available, its icon changes when a temperature  alert
       is raised.

       It can monitor:
         *  the  temperature of the motherboard and CPU sensors (using lm-sen‐
         * the temperature of the NVidia GPUs (using XNVCtrl).
         * the temperature and fan rotation speed of the ATI GPUs.
         * the temperature of the Hard Disk Drives (using hddtemp).
         * the rotation speed of the fans (using lm-sensors).
         * the sensors of a remote computer (using psensor-server).

       Psensor requires lm-sensors to be correctly installed  and  configured,
       it  can be checked by running the command 'sensors'.  If it has never been
       done, you may need to run the command 'sensors-detect' and  follow  the
       To retrieve the temperature of the Hard Disk Drives, the hddtemp daemon
       must be running.

       For remote monitoring:
         * start psensor-server(1) on the remote computer
         *  run  psensor  with  '--url'  option:  'psensor --url=http

       ATI/AMD GPUs monitoring is available  if  the  library  libatiadlxx  is
       present  in  the  directory /usr/lib and psensor has been compiled with
       the ATI ADL SDK.
You can install it by typing the following in a terminal:
sudo apt-get install psensor

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