Server Temperature Monitor?

Doran L. Barton fozz at
Mon Feb 2 15:02:38 MST 2009

On Monday 02 February 2009 13:59:52 Kimball Larsen wrote:
> It appears that my temp readings may not be all that unbelievable - my
> server room's ambient temperature is currently hovering just about 55
> degrees - and here is what sensors -f has to say about my cores:
> /usr/sbin# sensors -f
> k8temp-pci-00c3
> Adapter: PCI adapter
> Core0 Temp:  +84.2°F
> Core1 Temp:  +87.8°F
> So, given that I'm not much of a shell scripter guy, anyone have any
> tips for how to get the system to mail me if the temp ever gets above,
> say, 160 F?

This is really a job for Nagios. :)

Doran L. "Fozz" Barton <fozz at>
Open-source developer, sysadmin, consultant, and all-around geeky dude
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    -- Seen in a room in Japan

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