What is lm-sensors?
lm_sensors (Linux-monitoring sensors), is a free open source software-tool for Linux that provides tools and drivers for monitoring temperatures, voltage, humidity and fans.[more]
Install lm-sensors on Linux machine:
using apt-get or the Synaptic GUI.
sudo apt-get install lm-sensors
For fedora,opensuse,centos etc rpm base:
sudo yum install lm-sensors
Configure lm-sensors: run below command on terminal and answer all questions ‘yes’ including last one.
Now start the service
service kmod start
run the sensors to get desire output
if you want to view the result on GUI then install “Psensor’ on Ubuntu.