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CORETEMP(4)	       FreeBSD Kernel Interfaces Manual		   CORETEMP(4)

NAME
     coretemp -- device	driver for Intel Core on-die digital thermal sensor

SYNOPSIS
     To	compile	this driver into the kernel, place the following line in your
     kernel configuration file:

	   device coretemp

     Alternatively, to load the	driver as a module at boot time, place the
     following line in loader.conf(5):

	   coretemp_load="YES"

DESCRIPTION
     The coretemp driver provides support for the on-die digital thermal sen-
     sor present in Intel Core and newer CPUs.

     The coretemp driver reports each core's temperature through a sysctl node
     in	the corresponding CPU device's sysctl tree, named
     dev.cpu.%d.temperature.

SEE ALSO
     sysctl(8)

HISTORY
     The coretemp driver first appeared	in FreeBSD 7.0.

AUTHORS
     The coretemp driver was written by	Rui Paulo <rpaulo@FreeBSD.org> as part
     of	a Google Summer	of Code	project.  This manual page was written by
     Dag-Erling	Smorgrav <des@FreeBSD.org>.

FreeBSD	9.2			August 23, 2007			   FreeBSD 9.2

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