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I have a quite specific question concerning description of thermal sensors of my Thinkpad Edge E320 notebook.

I have a Debian Linux installed with lm_sensors package and running command sensors show eight different values without any description (temp1 through temp6). I would like to know which one is which (CPU, GPU, HDDd, etc.)

Using Google I didn't find any specific material concerning this exact model.
Could someone point me in the right direction?

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migrated from Jan 19 '12 at 13:46

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Long ago but it seems there's still no documentation at all, so this is what I've found out by testing (temp increases on load) so far:

  • 0 - CPU
  • 2 - GPU
  • 3 - Unknown (really strange behaviour, values from 0 to 7 - any ideas?)
  • 5 - Chipset
  • 6 - Battery
  • 8 - Chipset

There is NO sensor for hard disk temperature

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Thank you for testing and answering. – koressak Oct 7 '12 at 14:36

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