Server Temperature Monitor?

Marc Christensen marc at
Mon Feb 2 11:58:10 MST 2009

Kimball Larsen wrote:
> I would like to get emails if the temperature in my server room (or the
> temp on certain sensors of my servers) ever goes up past a certain
> threshold.  What tools exist and what configurations should I consider
> to do this?

You can look at the lm_sensors package.  It can be used to monitor temps
 of certain parts of motherboard chipsets and used in a scrip run by
cron, you can easily email if certain thresholds are surpassed.

Marc Christensen

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