Error with "Coretemp"

Warren Block wblock at
Tue Sep 4 19:17:23 UTC 2012

On Tue, 4 Sep 2012, Maxim Galkin wrote:

> Hello, my name is Maxim. Can u help me with my question?
> I want to know the temperature of the CPU with the values ??of sysctl.
> The command "sysctl-a | grep tempe" ... any results
> I rebuilt the kernel with the remark:
> device coretemp
> just trying to add a module with kldload.
> # kldstat
> May 1 0xc0400000 b65944 kernel
> February 1 0xc0f66000 22d0 accf_http.ko
> March 1 0xc0f69000 30d4 coretemp.ko
> Anyway sysctl s not display temperature.
> My CPU:
> Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4 CPU 1.4GHz (1400.09-Mhz 686-class CPU)

>From coretemp(4):

   "The coretemp driver provides support for the on-die digital thermal
    sensor present in Intel Core and newer CPUs."

So the Pentium 4 is too old to be supported by that driver. 
sysutils/mbmon might work.  Some P4 systems might not have accessible 
temperature monitoring.

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