thermal kill switches; where to get?

Greg Lindahl lindahl at
Thu May 16 13:28:14 PDT 2002

On Thu, May 16, 2002 at 03:30:28PM -0400, Joseph Mack wrote:

> RGB talks about thermal kill switches in his on-line book.
> With google, I could find lots of kill switches (motorcycle,
> boat) thermal kill/shut off/safety switches seem to come
> already built into something else. Does anyone know where
> to get them?

Most cluster thermal systems are based on hardware sensors such as the
ones read by lm_sensors, and software such as "big brother". External
sensors that generate computer-readable signals are available from a
bunch of places.


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