Awesome Conky config

With Ubuntu 11.04 and Unity, it’s no longer possible (for now) to use panel indicators for system monitoring. Things like SystemMonitor for example, which were extremely useful, can no longer be placed in the panel.

So, I’ve switched to Conky, which I must say, absolutely rocks!

This is what is looks like on my desktop, with the config too!

background no
font Sans:size=8
#xftfont Sans:size=10
use_xft yes
xftalpha 0.9
update_interval 3.0
total_run_times 0
own_window yes
own_window_type normal
own_window_transparent yes
own_window_hints undecorated,under,sticky,skip_taskbar,skip_pager
double_buffer yes
minimum_size 220 5
maximum_width 220
draw_shades yes
draw_outline no
draw_borders no
draw_graph_borders yes
default_color white
default_shade_color black
default_outline_color green
alignment middle_right
gap_x 12
gap_y 35
no_buffers yes
uppercase no
cpu_avg_samples 2
override_utf8_locale no
uppercase no # set to yes if you want all text to be in uppercase

${color white}SYSTEM ${hr 1}${color}

Hostname: $alignr$nodename
Kernel: $alignr$kernel
Uptime: $alignr$uptime
Temp: ${alignr}${hwmon 0 temp 1}C

CPU: ${alignr}${freq} MHz
Processes: ${alignr}$processes ($running_processes running)
Load: ${alignr}$loadavg

CPU1 ${alignr}${cpu cpu1}%
${cpubar cpu1 4}
CPU2 ${alignr}${cpu cpu2}%
${cpubar cpu2 4}

Ram ${alignr}$mem / $memmax ($memperc%)
${membar 4}
Swap ${alignr}$swap / $swapmax ($swapperc%)
${swapbar 4}

Highest CPU $alignr CPU% MEM%
${top name 1}$alignr${top cpu 1}${top mem 1}
${top name 2}$alignr${top cpu 2}${top mem 2}

Highest MEM $alignr CPU% MEM%
${top_mem name 1}$alignr${top_mem cpu 1}${top_mem mem 1}
${top_mem name 2}$alignr${top_mem cpu 2}${top_mem mem 2}

${color white}FILE SYSTEM ${hr 1}${color}

Root: ${alignr}${fs_free /} / ${fs_size /}
${fs_bar 4 /}
Windows: ${alignr}${fs_free /media/windows} / ${fs_size /media/windows}
${fs_bar 4 /media/windows}

${color white}NETWORK ${hr 1}${color}

Down ${downspeed eth0} k/s ${alignr}Down ${downspeed eth1} k/s 
Up ${upspeed eth0} k/s ${alignr}Up ${upspeed eth1} k/s

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