Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 16th Sep 2009 19:24 UTC
Linux Start tuning your Linux system for power efficiency. This article will get you up to speed on the components and concepts you need to fine-tune a Linux-based System x server for power efficiency. Learn how to enable the Linux CPUfreq subsystem, get instruction on C and P states, and determine which of the five Linux in-kernel governors you need to boost power efficiency on your system
Thread beginning with comment 384520
To view parent comment, click here.
To read all comments associated with this story, please click here.
RE: Misleading title
by mjg59 on Wed 16th Sep 2009 23:11 UTC in reply to "Misleading title"
mjg59
Member since:
2005-10-17

Improved support for power management of devices appears in every new kernel release. There's few components without some level of power management support now.

Reply Parent Score: 1

RE[2]: Misleading title
by lemur2 on Thu 17th Sep 2009 02:12 in reply to "RE: Misleading title"
lemur2 Member since:
2007-02-17

Improved support for power management of devices appears in every new kernel release. There's few components without some level of power management support now.


There are also the desktop-level power management utilities available now.

Here is one that I use to good effect:
http://drfav.wordpress.com/2008/09/12/introducing-the-darkest-power...

Reply Parent Score: 2