Open Wattson

By Kary Främling and Jan Nyman

Openwattson is an open-source software package written in "C". It is published under the GNU Public License. With openwattson you can access power consumption measurements from the DIY Kyoto Wattson Energy Monitor over the USB connection provided by the Wattson. The current version is 0.1.

The current implementation only runs under Linux and needs to be compiled by the usual 'make' and 'make install' procedure. Compiled binaries may be added later. Please read README and INSTALL files for listings of programs and details about installation.

Get the tarball (openwattson-0.1.tar.gz) here.

Openwattson is currently published at and at

Last updated: April 22st, 2010.

This work has been partially funded by the European Regional Development Fund.