Temperature gauge for Haiku


Temperatures are rising all over the Northern hemisphere, and those Haiku users without air-conditioning risk boiling their machines.

Is there a little app that I have overlooked which will display the system temperature?


Seems as haiku dotn have HPET or any sensor as i know :3 but it should not to be a hard thing i suppose(i am not a dev)


I think PowerStatus displays the battery temperature, yes?

But most modern machines have an auto-shutoff on high temperature anyway.


Are you saying we can’t check IsComputerOnFire in Haiku?


Return 0;


The Powerstatus does not return battery or any other temperature, sadly.

There is something called Palladin which might do so if you have the right sort of MoBo, but I have not looked into it in detail as I don’t know whether I have such a motherboard, or whether Palladin does in fact work.


Palladin is a devel environment, it have nothing to do with temperatures, afaik.


On any modern hardware you would get the info through acpi, so it should once again be “only” a matter of writing an acpi temperature sensor driver


something as psensors?


No, psensors is just a gui to lm-sensor and hddtemp.