Detecting CPU throttling on over temperature

Thomas Ronner thomas at
Thu Sep 10 12:48:08 UTC 2009


On 10 Sep 2009, at 14:43, Daniel O'Connor wrote:

> I thought coretemp had be modified in HEAD to support Phenoms but I
> can't find any evidence of that in SVN so I am not sure what I am
> thinking..

How about 'k8temp'?

# make search name=k8temp
Port:	k8temp-0.4.0
Path:	/usr/ports/sysutils/k8temp
Info:	Athlon 64 and Opteron on-die temperature reader
Maint:	tom at
# k8temp
CPU 0 Core 0 Sensor 0: 35c
CPU 0 Core 1 Sensor 0: 36c

This is on the amd64 version of FreeBSD 8.0 using an Athlon64 X2 4200+.


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