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hpisensor(1) OpenHPI hpisensor(1)


 hpisensor -  This sample openhpi application displays sensor info for all resources with Sensor Capability


 hpisensor [-D nn] [-N host[:port]] [-C <cfgfile>] [-t -r -s -X -h] [-E epath]
 hpisensor [--domain=nn] [--host=host[:port]] [--cfgfile=file]
           [--threshold --range --eventstate --debug --help] [--entity-path="epath"]


hpisensor displays sensor info for all resources with Sensor Capability. Option -E (entity-path) restricts the output on the specified entity-path.

If no domain or host is selected, hpisensor uses the default domain as specified in the openhpiclient.conf file.


Help Options:

-h, --help
Show help options

Application Options:

-t, --threshold
Show Thresholds also
-r, --range
Show Range values also
-s, --eventstate
Show EventState also
-E "epath", --entity-path="epath"
Use entity path epath
-D nn, --domain=nn
Select domain id nn
-X, --debug
Display debug messages
-N "host[:port]", --host="host[:port]"
Open session to the domain served by the daemon at the specified URL (host:port). This option overrides the OPENHPI_DAEMON_HOST and OPENHPI_DAEMON_PORT environment variables. If host contains ':' (for example IPv6 address) then enclose it in square brackets. For example: "[::1]" or "[::1]:4743".
-C "file", --cfgfile="file"
Use passed file as client configuration file. This option overrides the OPENHPICLIENT_CONF environment variable.


         hpialarms      hpifan         hpipower       hpitop
         hpidomain      hpigensimdata  hpireset       hpitree
         hpiel          hpiiinv        hpisettime     hpiwdt
         hpievents      hpionIBMblade  hpithres       hpixml
         ohdomainlist   ohhandler      ohparam


Authors of this man page:

 Peter D Phan (
 Ulrich Kleber (
 Anton Pak (
2020-12-28 3.8.0