Temp Moniter for Mint.

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Temp Moniter for Mint.

Postby ythe1300 on Wed Aug 01, 2007 3:53 pm

Are there any good temperature that will work with Mint? I would to monitor the temperatures of my P4 Northwood as it used to get very hot and I would like to keep an eye on them. Something like Core temp maybe?

Thanks in advance
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Postby Husse on Wed Aug 01, 2007 4:25 pm

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Postby 900i on Wed Aug 01, 2007 5:19 pm

And this

http://conky.sourceforge.net/

And these, but the site seems to be down at the moment

http://www.gdesklets.org
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Postby ythe1300 on Thu Aug 02, 2007 10:52 am

First off thank you for replying, Secondly how do I compile them.

I know I know I am a newb :)
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Postby nick on Thu Aug 02, 2007 12:37 pm

Hi
Go to Synaptic/search/ temperature

Find "computertemp"
"Computer Temperature Monitor applet for GNOME
Computer Temperature Monitor is a little applet
for the GNOME desktop that shows the temperature
of your CPU on screen."
You can log temperatures to a file and set alarms as well.

More information: http://computertemp.berlios.de/"

If not already installed, right click
"mark for installation" install

Or if you want install Gkrellm, also in Synaptic, and all its plugins and get everything :)

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Postby ythe1300 on Fri Aug 03, 2007 12:57 pm

I can't find it using Synaptic, any of them actually. :( no matter what I search for. On a more positive note I got the little gdesklets to work and may I say that it has a lot better execution than gadgets in Vista. :D
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Postby Husse on Fri Aug 03, 2007 4:54 pm

gkrellm is in synaptics, at least with standard Cassandra repos + romeo repos
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Postby ythe1300 on Fri Aug 03, 2007 11:57 pm

alright I found GKrellm in Synaptic. Funny the search didn't find it, oh well now I just have to get it to read my temp sensor .

Thank you all.
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