Desklet CPU Load doesn't appear on-screen

Steven Friedrich FreeBSD at
Fri Mar 12 18:08:48 UTC 2021

On 3/12/21 12:57 PM, Steven Friedrich wrote:
> On 3/12/21 10:40 AM, RW via freebsd-questions wrote:
>> On Thu, 11 Mar 2021 20:49:50 -0500
>> Steven Friedrich wrote:
>>> On 3/11/21 8:46 PM, Steven Friedrich wrote:
>>>> I right-clicked on desktop, and selected Add Desklets
>> You should have mentioned what desktop environment or window manager you
>> are using.
>> I use sddm, and choose Plasma, I also have Cinnamon.
>>>> I added CPU Load.  It doesn't display.
>> Mostly likely it's written for Linux.
>> Yeah, but I think all these desklets are written in python.
>>> Ports synced daily.  Version of FreeBSD is unimportant, this is a
>>> ports issue.
>> Probably, but since this involves getting information from the kernel,
>> it can't be ruled-out.
>> HP-Slimline 290-p0014 Desktop using integrated UHD Graphics 630
>> FreeBSD FreeBSD 12.2-RELEASE-p4 FreeBSD 12.2-RELEASE-p4 r369434 
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> I tried again, choosing the Cinnamon environment.  I again 
> right-clicked the desktop, chose Add Desklets

And used the + button while CPU Load was highlighted

CPU Load doesn't appear on the desktop.  I use this under three Linux 

I tried again, at shen sddm presented it's login screen, I chose a Cinnamon
Donald Knuth - I've proven it's correct, but I haven't actually tried it.

HP-Slimline 290-p0014 Desktop using integrated UHD Graphics 630

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