[ntp:questions] Monitoring FreeBSD temperatures remotely

David J Taylor david-taylor at blueyonder.co.uk.invalid
Mon Apr 12 06:29:38 UTC 2010

"Hal Murray" <> wrote in message 
news:iY-dneGoeJgSjl_WnZ2dnUVZ_v-dnZ2d at megapath.net...
> You can (probably) get the disk temperture with something like:
>  smartctl -a /dev/ad4
> That will give you everything else too, so you will have to
> write a script to extract the chunk of data you want.
> (Something like grep for Temperature and awk to print the
> column you want.)
> I don't know how to get that to SNMP.

Thanks for that Hal, I've made a note.

It surprises me that, with FreeBSD being suggested as a good system for 
servers, there isn't more ready-made SNMP about.


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