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I have installed the sensors-applet using the terminal line: sudo apt-get install sensors-applet.

but there is no applet in the list of applets when I right-click on the gnome-panel.

I am using Ubuntu Natty on a MacBook Pro.

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Possible duplicate?… – fossfreedom May 27 '12 at 10:26
sensors-applet is an applet for Gnome-2.x panel. You need to either whitelist it, or find an indicator compatible with Unity panel – MestreLion Jun 16 '12 at 19:43
11.04 (Natty) is the first Ubuntu release to use Unity as the user interface, and not Gnome. So the question is about a temperature indicator for Unity, the same question as… . – imz -- Ivan Zakharyaschev Sep 6 at 12:51

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Yes, Psensor is available on the Ubuntu repositories since Oneiric.

For other Ubuntu versions, you can install it using a PPA. You will find the installation instruction in the Ubuntu dedicated page of the Psensor website

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Install Psensor from the Software Center.

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0. Why psensor? | 1.Why is the applet not showing in the list? | 2. Error: Unable to locate package psensor. – Robert May 27 '12 at 3:49
It appears that Psensor is only available for 11.10 and later. – Christopher Kyle Horton May 27 '12 at 20:21

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