Projects / k8temp


k8temp is a BSD utility to read the on-die temperature sensors provided by AMD K8 processors, including most Athlon 64s and Opterons.

Operating Systems

Recent releases

  •  22 Jun 2008 23:59

    Release Notes: This release adds preliminary AMD K10 support, and should now work with all Barcelona and Phenom CPUs. Further testing is required to adjust the reported temperatures to realistic values.

    •  04 Dec 2007 08:36

      Release Notes: The utility should now build and run on OpenBSD and NetBSD. It's now possible to select which sensors to read, and a script-friendly value-only output mode has been added.

      •  25 Oct 2007 18:47

        Release Notes: Thermal trip overheat warnings and optional diode offset correction were added. CPUID is now checked for temperature sensor support.

        •  22 Oct 2007 17:22

          Release Notes: This release fixes a major bug resulting in writes to entirely the wrong PCI register location.

          •  21 Oct 2007 20:34

            Release Notes: Initial release, in need of further testing. Not recommended for use on production systems.


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