gi8k is a small Gnome/Dockapp applet to measure the CPU temperature and fan status on Dell laptops. It is built on the GAI library from http://gai.sf.net
**See how hot you CPU is running easily in your Gnome panel or Window Maker Dockapp bar
**See which fans are running and how fast
**Background changes color in relation to the CPU temperature: Green, Yellow, or Red
**Manually control fans by clicking inside the applet
**Set fans to turn on or off automatically when the CPU temperature reaches user defined points
**Temperature display in celcius or fahrenheit
**New preferences dialog.
**Conforms to most current GAI API.
**Usable as a Window Maker Dockapp AND a Gnome panel applet, using GAI to its full potential.
**Automatic fan control. Turns fans on and off according to the current CPU temperature.
**Ready for ACPI support (but I don't have working ACPI