gsmartcontrol - Hard Disk Health Inspection Tool

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Leap 15.0
Repository openSUSE Oss all
Package name gsmartcontrol
Package version 1.1.3
Package release lp150.1.10
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 2.08 MB
Download size 615.55 KB
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GSmartControl is a graphical user interface for smartctl, which is a tool for
querying and controlling SMART (Self-Monitoring, Analysis, and Reporting
Technology) data in hard disk drives. It allows inspecting the drive's
SMART data to determine its health, as well as run various tests on it.


Package Version Architecture Repository
gsmartcontrol - - -


Name Value
/usr/bin/env - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
pcre -
polkit -
smartmontools >= 5.43


Name Value
application() -
application(gsmartcontrol.desktop) -
gsmartcontrol = 1.1.3-lp150.1.10
gsmartcontrol(x86-64) = 1.1.3-lp150.1.10
metainfo() -
metainfo(gsmartcontrol.appdata.xml) -


Type URL
Binary Package gsmartcontrol-1.1.3-lp150.1.10.x86_64.rpm
Source Package gsmartcontrol-1.1.3-lp150.1.10.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install gsmartcontrol rpm package:

# zypper install gsmartcontrol




2017-11-12 -
- Update to version 1.1.3
+ Fixed gsmartcontrol-root not launching if GDK_* variables are
not set.
- Version 1.1.2
+ Fixed gsmartcontrol-root not passing GDK_SCALE and
GDK_DPI_SCALE variables to gsmartcontrol when using PolKit.
+ Fixed blurriness of icons in the main window with GDK_SCALE=2.
+ Tweaked the main window interface.
+ Windows: Show volume labels beside drive letters in icon
2017-10-02 -
- Do not use install-strip so that debuginfo stays usable.
2017-09-27 -
- Update to version 1.1.1
+ Windows: Use Adwaita GTK+ theme for systems which support
Classic Windows theme, since the default win32 GTK+ theme is
broken in it; this includes Windows 7 and Windows Server.
+ Statistics entry values are formatted with commas for
+ Moved help information to website.
2017-09-11 -
- Update to version 1.1.0
+ New Statistics, Temperature Log, Error Recovery, Physical and
Directory tabs.
+ General tab shows non-SMART device settings as well.
+ Attributes tab shows entries in "brief" format.
+ Error Log tab shows Extended error log by default (if
+ Self-Test Log tab now shows Extended self-test log by default
(if supported).
+ GSmartControl now uses "-x" equivalent for retrieving data (as
upposed to "-a"); loading "-x" outputs as virtual drives is
also supported.
+ Implemented ability to copy rows in CSV format from Attribute,
Statistics and Self-Test Log tables.
+ Implemented "Update Drive Database" functionality.
+ Windows: Drive letters are shown for each drive.
+ Scan time is shown under virtual drive icons.
+ Polkit is supported with gsmartcontrol-root script now.
+ Pcrecpp is no longer bundled, use system-installed one instead.
+ Smartmontools version 5.43 is required at runtime.
+ Other minor improvements and fixes.
2017-07-24 -
- Update to version 1.0.2
+ Fixed incomplete capturing of smartctl output under Windows.
+ Added missing icons under Windows.
+ Fixed being able to turn on AODC even if unsupported.
2017-06-19 -
- Update to version 1.0.1
+ Fixed compilation under macOS.
+ Fixed compilation under Fedora Rawhide.
+ Don't use -mtune=generic for all targets.
2017-06-16 -
- Update to version 1.0.0
+ Ported to GTK+ 3.
+ Tweaked the user interface a bit.
+ Dropped support for Windows XP, 2000 and 2003 (they are no
longer supported by GTK+).
+ Fixed detection of newer system-installed smartmontools under
2017-05-16 -
- Update to version 0.9.0
+ Implemented (untested) support for Linux-based Areca
controllers with enclosures.
+ Implemented (untested) support for Windows-based Areca
controllers (thanks to Richard Kagerer).
+ Implemented (untested) support for Linux-based HP controllers
with cciss and hpsa/hpahcisr drivers (thanks to
Fabrice Bacchella).
+ Changes in Preferences no longer fail silently until
+ Better drive detection under Windows after removable drives
are detached.
+ Windows version is no longer marked as "dpi aware" since it's
not supported that well.
+ Drive attribute descriptions have been updated (including
clarifications for SSDs).
+ Added support for SSD-only and HDD-only vendor attributes.
+ Devices having only basic info can be displayed now in the
info window.
+ Fixed BDRW drive detection (it was detected as a HDD).
+ Other minor improvements.
+ A number of issues have been fixed (including a crash).
2016-10-12 -
- install licenses
- add missing desktop/icon macros
- recommend xdg-su
2016-08-28 -
- drop unused and unapplicable gsmartcontrol_parser_crash_fix.diff

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