Rui Miguel Silva Seabra rms at 1407.org
Sun Sep 23 21:57:08 UTC 2007

On Fri, Sep 21, 2007 at 11:13:13PM -0600, Richi Plana wrote:
> Of the several projects hosted on http://www.lesswatts.org/ (PowerTOP,
> Tickless Idle, Processor Power Management, Battery Life Toolkit, Power
> Policy Manager, Power QoS, Display and Graphics Power Savings, Device
> and Bus Power Management, ACPICA) how many are currently packages for
> Fedora? What are they called? How are they identified? Do they belong in
> any particular software group? Some are kernel patches so are they in
> any existing Fedora kernel?

It's an interesting initiative, but is it helping the AMD64 people? I
expect some measures help, regardless of architecture, but definitely
not all, and powertop seems overly dedicated to intel hardware!

Is there any similar tools for AMD64 architectures?


Or is it?
Today is Sweetmorn, the 47th day of Bureaucracy in the YOLD 3173
+ No matter how much you do, you never do enough -- unknown
+ Whatever you do will be insignificant,
| but it is very important that you do it -- Gandhi
+ So let's do it...?

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