Server Temperature Monitor?

Kimball Larsen kimball at
Mon Feb 2 20:21:49 MST 2009

On Feb 2, 2009, at 5:07 PM, Dennis Muhlestein wrote:

> Kimball Larsen wrote:
>> I'm a bad man.
>> I modified the script that was suggested, commented it heavily and  
>> slapped it into a cron job.  Works fantastically well - and I have  
>> it sending mail to an account that is checked all the time (every  
>> minute) so it will hollar at me pretty quickly if the temp ever  
>> gets too hot.
> Ah, but what is too hot?  Will your MB survive nicely at 159F  
> indefinitely but melt at 160F?
> :)
> -Dennis

Possibly not - but if the temp ever gets to 150 in the first place,  
the new A/C unit I installed is no longer working properly, and I'll  
be alerted to the fact I gotta get some cold air in that server room  

That's the only reason I needed this. :)

- Kimball

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