Linux: Display the CPU temperature

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The temperature of the CPU can be directly viewed via the Linux console. All you need is to download the appropriate packages.

Download and install the package

  • To display the CPU temperature, you have to download the "'
    Im-sensors
    " package.
  • Open a terminal and type the following command: "
    sudo apt-get install Im-sensors
    "
  • Type the following command to enable this feature:
    • sudo sensors-detect
  • Confirm all options with "Yes"
  • To display CPU temperature in the console:
    • Run the following command: "
      sensors
      ".

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