[ntp:questions] Monitoring FreeBSD temperatures remotely

David J Taylor david-taylor at blueyonder.co.uk.invalid
Sun Apr 11 17:29:59 UTC 2010


> The intel motherboards use a weird system of sensor reporting, that the
> lmsensors people had not figured out at least as of a year ago. I am
> familiar with linux, but I suspect freebsd is the same.
> mbmon, healthd are apparently freebsd systems for perhaps getting the
> temp.

Thanks for that, Bill.  I've found both the packages, but neither seem 
well integrated with SNMP.  Does the world have something against SNMP?

To be honest, the prospect of spending half an hour compiling these 
packages (like SNMP and SMART monitoring required) rather than just 
picking up a ready-to-run binary does not appeal greatly either!

I've made a note of your suggestions, though, and they are appreciated.

Cheers,
David 




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