Package lm_sensors

Hardware monitoring tools

The lm_sensors package includes a collection of modules for general SMBus
access and hardware monitoring.

General Commands (Section 1)
sensors is used to show the current readings of all sensor chips. sensors -s is used to set all limits as specified in the configuration file. sensors...
File Formats (Section 5)
sensors.conf describes how libsensors, and so all programs using it, should translate the raw readings from the kernel modules to real-world values.
System Administration (Section 8)
fancontrol is a shell script for use with lm_sensors. It reads its configuration from a file, then calculates fan speeds from temperatures and sets the...
isadump is a small helper program to examine registers visible through the ISA bus. It is intended to probe any chip that lives on the ISA bus working with an...
isaset is a small helper program to set registers visible through the ISA bus.
pwmconfig searches your sensors for pulse width modulation (PWM) controls, and tests each one to see if it controls a fan on your motherboard. Note that many...
The purpose of the sensors-conf-convert tool is to convert sensors.conf from the lm_sensors version 2 format to the lm_sensors version 3 format. The old...
sensors-detect is an interactive program that will walk you through the process of scanning your system for various hardware monitoring chips, or sensors...