add-on CPU load meters

From: James L. Rice <>
Date: Wed Dec 26 20:20:35 2001

Check this one:


Ethan Dicks wrote:

>With the recent discussions of the Be liquidation sale, I was wracking
>my brain for the project/website of an *analog* CPU load meter. Someone
>out there wrote a Linux driver to spit out CPU load on the parallel
>port, to which is attached a simple ladder-type D-to-A and an analog
>panel meter for CPU load.
>I can *not* find this again, even after an hour of Googling, Altavista-ing
>and Freshmeating. Anybody else remember this? Got any URLs?
>It would be a blast to watch the needle peg when, say, you fired up
>a CPU pig of a game or were digesting /usr/spool/news or some such.
>It would be less interesting on a system running, say, Seti-At-Home
>where the load is more-or-less constant.
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Received on Wed Dec 26 2001 - 20:20:35 GMT

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