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Boot hangs on “Initialize hardware monitoring sensors”

My Ubuntu 19.04 installation does not boot up anymore. It hangs on the message "Initialize hardware monitoring sensors": I can log in however on terminal (eg TTY5) Output of journalctl: One red ...
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Sensor Diagnostic Tool for Ubuntu

I would like to check my laptop's sensor (e.g. simple device orientation sensor, gyrometer, hinge, etc). I came across the sensor diagnostic tool for Windows 10 but I don't know if it has any ...
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ITE 8686E Super IO sensor support

Running sudo sensors-detect gives me following output: Driver `to-be-written': * ISA bus, address 0xa40 Chip `ITE IT8686E Super IO Sensors' (confidence: 9) I have got Gigabyte B450M ...
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problem using sensors: sw-bug? rx560 bug? mombo bug?

Running five RX560 on OpenCL app: einstein@home. All are MSI low power (no pcie power cables) but one is a single fan the other 4 are double fan. The single fan consistently shows 0.0 GPU load from ...
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Fan control with nct6796d on Asrock J5005-ITX. Can't load nct6775 module

I'm trying to control fans connected to my Asrock J5005-ITX motherboard. I've already identified that it contains Nuvoton NCT6796D chipset responsible for that. I'm stuck where I want sensors-detect ...
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iio-sensor-proxy does not detect any sensor

I recently switched to Ubuntu to make full use of my HP Envy x360 flipbook. I was planning to use iio-sensor-proxy to detect the screen flipping, but it does not work. When, following the ...
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sensors-detect not showing motherboard info

why is sensors-detect giving only coretemp as an output without the motherboard information, trying to control cpu gpu fans Ubuntu 14.04 output of sensors detect: sensors-detect revision 6170 (...
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How to see all my fans in sensors?

I use Ubuntu 18.04.2, I installed lm-sensors and what it gives when I command sensors in the terminal: (base) avy@avy-Moi:~$ sensors asus-isa-0000 Adapter: ISA adapter cpu_fan: 0 RPM acpitz-...
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can I tell my fan to run faster? [duplicate]

This is a curiosity question. is there a cli command to tell the system fan to run faster or slower? I notice the fan speed changes as I was taking multiple sensors readings. I'm just wondering if I ...
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libsensors5 or libsensors-config upgrade problem

After upgrading my Ubuntu from 18.10 to 19.04 some packages were held back but I didn't really care since I thought the issues will be resolved in a few weeks when dependencies will be upgradeable to ...
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Monitoring Ryzen 2700X CPU Temperatures in Ubuntu 18.04 (Kernel 5.0.11)

How can we monitor the CPU temperature of an AMD Ryzen 7 2700X in Ubuntu 18.04? The kernel has already been updated to 5.0.11-050011-generic, yet sudo sensors-detect shows nothing being detected, and ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 lm-sensor issue

I have a fresh installed Ubuntu 18.04.2 LTS lm-sensores has been installed, sensors-detect has been run, but the sensors output is very short and it is not similar to the required https://help.ubuntu....
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How can I adjust the automatic brightness algorithm/granularity/polling rate so that it's less obvious and jumpy?

I love that I can now take advantage of the ambient light sensor on my Surface Pro 3, and use Automatic Brightness like I'm used to on my phone. It's now built-in (to GNOME at least) under the ...
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AMD 2700X sensors problems

My cpu is AMD Ryzen 2700X (pinnacle ridge), OS is Ubuntu 18.04. The problem is that I can't either read fans rpm or read others data. Have tried on lm-sensors and Xsensors. The only thing that shows ...
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Can I ignore the Virtual Temps in Ubuntu 16.04?

I'm using the Thinkfan program on ubuntu and I can get everything working fine so long as I ignore my Virtual Temperatures. Is this safe?
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ImportError: No module named Leap

I'm trying to launch this command: roslaunch leap_motion sensor_sender.launch but I get this error: ImportError: No module named Leap [sender_freq-1] process has died [pid 9735, exit code 1, cmd /...
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Lubuntu 18.04.1 LTS can´t find sensors

What I´ve done so far $ sudo apt install lm-sensors $ sudo sensors-detect : (yes to all) $ sudo services kmod start $ sensors No sensors found! Make sure you loaded all the kernel drivers you need. ...
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How to check fans and voltage on Dell XPS 13?

I own a Dell XPS 13 9360 in which I run Ubuntu 18.04. I haven't found a way to check the fan's speed and the laptop's voltage. I installed psensors and lm-sensors, but nothing is shown for both. I ...
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temperature sensor display on top bar problems

I have been having problem getting "PSENSOR" to display in top bar... installed "Hardware Sensors Indicator" from the UbuntU repository, setup to run using "startup applications", and seems it is ...
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acpitz-virtual-0 temperature is wrong

When I run sensors, it returns the following: coretemp-isa-0000 Adapter: ISA adapter Package id 0: +51.0°C (high = +100.0°C, crit = +100.0°C) Core 0: +51.0°C (high = +100.0°C, crit = +100.0°...
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Fan Not working on Lenovo Thinkcentre M58, CPU Getting Hot

So digging around in the BIOS I did not find any settings for my fan on this little Q6600 bx I am using to do secure browsing/AV scanings and such for fam. Recently I noticed it starting to slow down ...
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System is running VERY HOT with SETI@HOME

I'm working on a Macbook Pro (11,3) and for some reason the computer is running very hot and I'm not able to configure SETI@HOME. The kernel is (4.13.0-21-generic) with a temp of about 147.2 deg f or ...
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Lenovo Yoga keyboard in tablet mode

Is it possible to prevent the notebook keyboard from being disabled on screen rotation (to tablet mode) in Lenovo Yoga series? So far I've only been able to dig to: /proc/acpi/button/lid/LID0/state ...
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How can lm_sensors support Z370 chipset motherboards?

I've just bought a Gigabyte Technology Co., Ltd. Z370 AORUS Ultra Gaming-CF, using it with an i7-8700k. Issue I have is that I can't get the fan speed and whatnot - just CPU temperatures with ...
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AMD Ryzen fan constantly very loud

i assembled a new pc for work and gave the new AMD cpu a chance (Ryzen 5 1600 - NOT 1600X). So far everything works really smooth and fast. BUT the cpu fan is constantly on a very loud level, even if ...
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Adding Driver to Ubuntu Kernel [duplicate]

We want to integrate a light sensor driver with Ubuntu's kernel. Please advise how can we do it. The light sensor code given in opt3001.c here.
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I'm looking for materials or links about cross-compiling, like eabi, etc

I'm looking for materials or links about cross-compiling, like eabi, etc. I'm new to Linux-based cross-compiling, and I want to develop my knowledge.
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'acpi -t' command does not show thermal information

I am trying to get thermal information for my laptop using acpi -t command. Unfortunately, It doesn't show thermal information. Here is output of the command acpi -V. Battery 0: Unknown, 98% ...
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How to monitor the VCore voltage

I have built a new PC and being cheap I have not bought Windows so I am trying Linux for the first time with Ubuntu 16.04. I understand lm-sensors is the standard method to access the information I ...
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Coolers noise at Dell XPS 15 9550 without heavy loading

I have a Dell XPS 15 9550. Succesfully installed Ubuntu 16.04 alongside Windows. All is fine, but coolers works on max without using something heavy. At Windows all is ok. I read that this is known ...
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Sensors temp1 to temp10 real names?

So my computer becomes a bit hot sometimes and using sensors I get this: temp1: +0.0°C (crit = +127.0°C) temp2: +49.0°C (crit = +127.0°C) temp3: +11.0°C (crit = +128.0°C) ...
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Conky system temperature monitoring, execigraph empty

G'Day, Mat here. Just wondering if anyone can shed light on why the Conky execigraph would be empty. The screenshot shows execi, execibar, and execigauge all working, but not execigraph. Screenshot ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 - Fans not detected Laptop heats

I'm using a fresh install of Ubuntu 16.04 in dualboot with Windows 10 on an Acer VN7-792G First, it seems that on this laptop the fans would be allowed to go at max to 60% of their max power usage, ...
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Track temperature over time

Is there an application that lets you track CPU temperature over time? I am aware of what the sensors app from lm-sensors does, but what if I want to compare the heat vs CPU load from N-weeks ago ...
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Detect the angle of the hinge of Hp x360

Hp x360 Laptops have a "hinge screen". The screen can be opened and flipped till 360 degrees. I want to do some scripting with some commands that activate when the screen is flipped beyond a certain ...
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Open Hardware Monitor doesn't show all sensors [closed]

I downloaded Open Hardware Monitor and installed mono (to run Open Hardware Monitor) and I installed lm-sensors too. If I run Open Hardware Monitor it shows only fans and voltage, but It doesn't show ...
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Dell Inspiron 580 erratic CPU fan speed after version advancement

As per title i'm experiencing a nerve wracking issue: as soon as i did the LTS advancement from 14.04 to 16.04 my cpu fan started behaving erraticly, spiking in speed every few seconds for approx one ...
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Why are no sensors found?

The "sensors" command reports no sensors found. The following packages are installed: libsensors4/xenial,now 1:3.4.0-2 amd64 [installed,automatic] lm-sensors/xenial,now 1:3.4.0-2 amd64 [installed] ...
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Black screen on wake up with lenovo yoga 2 pro

I closed the lid today to get my laptop to sleep (as usual). Then tonight I opened it again and the screen doesn't light up (it is not a brightness adjustment issue) The computer seems to be working ...
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lmsensors doesn't detect my fan. How should I control my fanspeed?

I first used sudo sensors-detect and the result is as follows: Now follows a summary of the probes I have just done. Just press ENTER to continue: Driver `k10temp' (autoloaded): * Chip `AMD ...
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Video card like frying pan (heating)

I've installed the new Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Unity) and sensors. This is what the sensors command gave me: acpitz-virtual-0 Adapter: Virtual device temp1: +64.0°C (crit = +89.0°C) temp2: +...
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Temperature sensors broken?

I just followed this guide to install lm-sensors on my machine but the output I get is kind of weird: asus-isa-0000 Adapter: ISA adapter cpu_fan: 0 RPM radeon-pci-0008 Adapter: PCI adapter ...
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Fan control on ASRock X99 Extreme4?

I have a ASRock X99 Extreme4. I'm trying to figure out how to access the fan controls from the cli. Right now, they're not showing up anywhere I can find. $ sensors coretemp-isa-0000 Adapter: ISA ...
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/sys/class/thermal/thermal_zone*/temp and acpitz-virtual-0 repoorted by lm-sensors not changing

I'm using Xubuntu 14.04.3. /sys/class/thermal/thermal_zone*/temp, acpitz-virtual-0 from lm-sensors and acpi -t give the same incorrect results. 27 for thermal 0 and 29 for thermal 1 and they are not ...
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Fan Control on Asus ROG G550JK

Does anybody here have experience on the G550JK (or similar to this model) with Fancontrol? Currently I have the problem that all methods of getting the fan to control / spin faster (because the ...
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The cooling fan is not detected. How do I set it up?

I used ASUS F2 A89-M PRO motherboard for my PC. The 30 celsius temperature sensors exhibit different fair value. The cooling fan is not detected. How do I set it up?
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Sensor data missing in Ubuntu 14.04 on GA970A-D3P board

I am unable to access most sensor data in Ubuntu using Psensor or Xsensors on Ubuntu 14.04 on GA-970A-D3P board with an AMD FX 6350 CPU. I cannot access GPU temperature, the individual temperature of ...
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Psensors/Watch Sensors Repeatedly Freezes 15.04

When using the psensors application or watch sensors in the command line, my system hangs repeatedly, during which the mouse and keyboard are unresponsive. Before upgrading to 15.04, I was able to ...
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API State about sensors [Ubuntu Phone]

Good morning, I'm wondering if the LightSensor was implemented in the ubuntu-sdk 15.04 ? Because I tried to display the value of the light sensor with a QML app and the SDK 14.04, but it dosn't work (...
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improve bash script

I have a quad core desktop, and i wanted to know the average temprature according to sensors. so i wrote this bash 1 liner. echo `sensors -A | awk {'print $3'} | sed 's/+\|(crit\|0:\|°C//g'` | awk '{...