[CentOS-devel] coretemp

Sat Aug 1 15:34:34 UTC 2009
Ned Slider <ned at unixmail.co.uk>

Bob Tennent wrote:
>  >|> Good news.  It is available as a kernel driver package from ELRepo (
>  >|> http://elrepo.org ):
>  >|>
>  >|> http://elrepo.org/tiki/kmod-coretemp
> Thanks Akami and Ned. It seems coretemp doesn't read the ICH
> temperature. Anyone know whether I'll need a more recent version,
> another module, or it's just not yet implemented?
> Bob T.

That's correct - coretemp directly reads register values from Intel Core 
series processors. It has no knowledge of the I/O Controller Hub (ICH).