Tableau de Bord

Well, I think my setup is finally working the way I want it to - my only outstanding issue is to tweak the units used on .

Sadly, the ’s temperature sensors aren’t exposed to (before you go suggesting solutions, it’s a G4 , and using the search box on this site will show that I’ve already found utilities for other machines), and the same goes for SMART status of disk drives and a bunch of other minor things.

Still, I can’t complain about lack of information:

And yes, one of these days I’ll get around to posting my feather-weight micro-stats framework (basically a couple of shell scripts plus a script that parses an spec for the graphs), since the number of official users has since doubled - Melo made a few tweaks to it to monitor his MacBook Pro.

In the meantime, and as a sort of sinchronicity wrap-up for my home migration, I recommend that people wanting to put together their own setup to get rid of all that image-based (for themselves or for their users) take a look at Bruno’s approach.

Although my fresh install has now reached critical mass and is able to clear out the vast majority of , both gocr and netpbm are readily available in , so I am likely to give this one a go if Razor can’t cope.

Even if it pushes up the CPU usage when filtering , it’s sure to be fun to see in action.