Note: This page is quite old and is likely out of date. My opinions may have also changed dramatically since this was written. It is here as a reference until I get around to updating it.
Useful for monitoring system statistics such as CPU core temperatures. After
lm_sensors packages you can run the
that will walk you through loading any kernel modules that may be necessary to
read sensor data. Executing the
sensors command will output the results of
all of that nice information :)