SYSMON(4)						   BSD Kernel Interfaces Manual 						 SYSMON(4)

NAME
sysmon -- system monitoring and power management interface DESCRIPTION
The machine-independent sysmon is a general purpose framework for system monitoring and power management. The main components of sysmon include: o An ioctl(2) interface available via /dev/sysmon. The userland counterparts include utilities such as envstat(8) and daemons such as powerd(8). o An interface for the purpose of delivering different system and power events to userspace; sysmon_pswitch(9). o A general purpose sensor framework, sysmon_envsys(9). o A general purpose task queue, sysmon_taskq(9). o An interface for watchdog timers. FILES
/dev/sysmon SEE ALSO
envsys(4), swsensor(4), envstat(8), powerd(8), wdogctl(8), pmf(9) AUTHORS
Jason R. Thorpe <thorpej@NetBSD.org> BSD
June 22, 2011 BSD

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