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Ubuntu 14.04 and fan issue with ZBook 17

I am a newbie in Linux, and now at my new job I decided to work with Ubuntu, and leave Windows in a VM. Now to my problem: I repeat what I posted/asked at the HP support/forum. They could not help me ...
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Sensors command will not display readings from w83795 - ubuntu14.04

When I run the sensors command no readings from w83795 are shown. My sensors.conf is: chip "w83795*" label fan7 "CPU2 Fan" label fan8 "CPU1 Fan" label in0 "CPU Core" label in2 "DIMM" label in3 "+5V" ...
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Psensor, audible repeating sound for alert alarm?

When using Psensor, is there a way to set an audible repeating sound for alert alarm? I am using Xubuntu 14.04.
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Sensors missing

I recently switched from Debian Wheezy (7.6) to Ubuntu 14.04.1. In Debian, xfce4-sensors-plugin recognized the mainboard sensors chip, fschmd (I'm not sure if lm-sensors did). Now in Ubuntu doesn't ...
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lm-sensors ubuntu 14.04 core voltages

I am trying to measure the core voltages of my cpu. I installed the lm-sensors, I ran the sensors-detect and I reply YES to all of the question. At the end of the sensors-detect I get: To load ...
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How to check the cpu temperatures core by core?

I have a Phenom X3-8450e which has a total of 3 cores. But when i ran "sensors" on a terminal this is what i get. user@PC ~ $ sensors atk0110-acpi-0 Adapter: ACPI interface ...
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lm-sensors issues with sensors

When I configure any machine with ubuntu I setup lm-sensors to work, I have one machine in my house that before was with ubuntu 12.04, but it had a problem, than I had to reinstall ubuntu, so I've ...
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MRTG using script to grab data of sensors

I'm using MRTG to grab data from sensors of a ubuntu server 12.04, with this script. #!/bin/bash SENSORS=/usr/bin/sensors UPTIME=$(uptime | awk -F, '{print $3}' ) TEXT="Graphic Card Temperature" ...
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Undo whatever lm-sensors has done

I have accepted all the 'risky' things lm-sensors wanted to do with my system since this answer told me so. My computer is now getting a lot hotter than before, even outside of Ubuntu, and I think it ...
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How do I remove unwanted sensors from the psensor main panel?

Is there any way to remove the other sensors that I am not drawing on the graph? I would have thought that the option under Psensor -> Sensor Preferences -> "Display sensor in the Application ...
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Ubuntu sensors, how to decrease temperatures' threshold?

I am experiencing shutdowns of my pc due to overheat of CPU. Running the command "sensors" I got the following output Adapter: Virtual device temp1: +66.0°C (crit = +101.0°C) temp2: ...
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Case fan runs at 100% after “sensors -s”

On Ubuntu 14.04, I created the following /etc/sensors3.conf and applied it with sensors -s. The output of sensors is now correct, but suddenly the case fan started running at 100% and I can't get it ...
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Temperature sensor showing really high temperature

I am using HP Probook 4740s and my laptop is running on Ubuntu 13.04. I am facing some heating issues but couldn't found out which hardware was actually causing the heating issue.I have installed ...
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How do I control my fan speed?

I installed Ubuntu 13.10 and the fans are quite loud. I followed the instructions on this forum link and configured lm-sensors then attempted to configure fancontrol. I ran lm-sensors as sudo, it ...
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lm-sensors not showing CPU temperature?

I have a machine running on top of AMD Opteron 6380 (16-core) x2 CPUs. OS details are as follows: Version: Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS (precise) uname -a: Linux sysname 3.5.0-23-generic #35~precise1-Ubuntu ...
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'sensors' command from lm-sensors keeps reporting the same temperature

I've got a small cluster running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on all of the nodes. I recently set up ganglia to monitor the cluster, and it's working beautifully except for one issue. I wanted to add a CPU ...
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Service modules-init-tools not found

While setting up lm-sensors and fanconrtol packages on Ubuntu 13.04, I arrived at a stage were I had to restart the service modules-init-tools to apply changes to the /etc/modules file then alas! I ...
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Show just two lines in lm-sensors

I want to add lm-sensors to my conky setup, but it always shows this: coretemp-isa-0000 Adapter: ISA adapter Physical id 0: +41.0°C (high = +82.0°C, crit = +102.0°C) Core 0: +41.0°C (high ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 on asus n76vb fan speed not working

I instaled lm-sensors followed everyting 1@ubuntu:~$ sudo sensors-detect perl: warning: Setting locale failed. perl: warning: Please check that your locale settings: LANGUAGE = (unset), LC_ALL = ...
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Why won't fancontrol start on boot, but will start with sudo?

I've configured /etc/fancontrol to my liking # Configuration file generated by pwmconfig, changes will be lost INTERVAL=10 DEVPATH=hwmon0=devices/platform/it87.552 DEVNAME=hwmon0=it8718 ...
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Missed power est. column in powertop?

I used powertop v.2.1 under Ubuntu 12.04 but it missed the power est. column. It's the same situation as described here‎ and that bug is supposed to be fixed already. I tried lm_sensors but it ...
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Fans really loud, ubuntu 12.10

I've been trying to get into using Ubuntu 12.10, but it's hard when my PCs fans are nonstop running so loud I get a headache at the very least. While it was running Windows 7 the fans were mostly ...
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Fan speed in ubuntu: pwmconfig no pwm-capable sensor modules installed

I followed this guide about how to control fan speed in Ubuntu, but it doesn't work with my laptop (Dell Inspiron 15r). I installed lm-sensors and fancontrol packages. Then I configured lm-sensors by ...
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Do I need to install IvyBridge a chipset driver for Ubuntu 12.10?

The problem is that lm-sensors doesn't detect more than 2 sensors. Could be this happen because drivers for chipset are not installed? Where I can get them? Is it already builtin in linux kernel? ...
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HP Probook 4510s Overheating Issue

I have an HP Probook 4510s running Ubuntu 12.10 with open source Radeon drivers also I keep my computer clean and dust free. The following output of the sensors command is worrying me. ...
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Controller for pwmconfig

Are there 3-pin fan controllers, that work with pwmconfig, which are connected to e.g. USB or Serial port? I would like to control the speed of 3-pin fans. My mainboard sensors/controllers are not ...
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How to update sensors info

I have an ASrock 880GM-LE FX motherboard with an AMD 8350 cpu. I set up sensors by saying Y to everything and now when I run sensors I get w83627dhg-isa-0290 Adapter: ISA adapter Vcore: +0.91 ...
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Manually turn on CPU fan

My BIOS controls my fan speeds, and I want to keep it that way. I have a machine in my basement where it's normally pretty cool, and as long as the machine isn't under high load the fans don't need to ...
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Why does XSensors produce only one value?

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04. Now up until minutes ago XSensors was working fine. I had to restart due to some updates and it stopped working. By that I mean that it only displays one temperature (the other ...
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lm-sensors can't find any sensors on Dell Optiplex GX620

The Small Form Factor PC is known to overheat so I installed indicator-sensors to monitor temperatures. It told me I needed to run sensors-detect. But running it didn't come up with anything. Is this ...
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lm-sensor and cpu temperatures

I am on ubuntu Precise Pangolin. The processor is Intel i3. a desktop. I installed lm-sensors and below is the report sensors gave coretemp-isa-0000 Adapter: ISA adapter Core 0: +30.0°C ...
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Cant get lm-sensors to load ATI Radeon temp and fan or output all settings

New to Linux and having minor issues :/ . I followed this guide initially but did not recieve the proper output and did not show my ATI Radeon HD 5000 temp or fan speed. Then used this guide, same ...
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Reading cpu temperature Intel Celeron (R) with lm-sensors

I know there are already a lot of questions like this, but non of the answers provided there could fix my problem. I try to read out my cpu temperature with lm-sensors on my ubuntu 10.04 LTS ...
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lm-sensors shows only 1 core temp

On intel atom machine, is this perfectly normal? I thought I'd see 2 core temps - Core 0 and Core 1 $ sensors acpitz-virtual-0 Adapter: Virtual device temp1: +68.0°C (crit = +99.0°C) ...