Home · Me · Resume/CV · Projects · Documents · Photos


Howtos — CPU and HD Temperature

This document describes the procedure on how to install and configure CPU an HD temperature monitoring system. Data yield from lm_sensors and hddtemp are forwarded to rrdtool for the processing of statiscal graph.

OS used: Linux (Fedora 9); tools used: lm_sensors, hddtemp, rrdtool, rrdtool-perl, and perl

Prepare perl, rrdtool, and rrdtool-perl

Prepare lm_sensors

Please note that Fedora 9 comes with pre-installed lm_sensors.

Prepare hddtemp

Create scripts

Initiate scripts every 5 minutes

©2009 Howard R Bagcat · All Rights Reserved
Created: October 19, 2007 • Updated: September 25, 2008 • xHTML · CSS · 508