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I just installed some application called wmgtemp that shows live CPU temperatures via Synaptic Package Manager in Ubuntu 10.10. But I cannot find it in Application menu or Add to Panel. How can I find it to run? Thanks!

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Wmgtemp is a tool for Windows Maker (this is another X window manager) and uses lm_sensors to display CPU temperature. For Ubuntu the default window manager is Metacity or Compiz.

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Thanks! What is the default X window manager for Ubuntu 10.10? – Tim Feb 13 '11 at 14:26
Thanks! How to know what type of windows manager that my Ubuntu currently has? – Tim Feb 13 '11 at 17:43
@Tim: gconftool -g /desktop/gnome/applications/window_manager/default – Takkat Feb 13 '11 at 17:54

Hit alt+F2, type wmgtemp, and hit run. Or run that same command on a terminal.

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