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Re: RHL 8.0.93 on Tyan Tiger MP S2460



On Thursday 30 January 2003 12:09, Agon S. Buchholz wrote:
> WinXP); what I found is that there's a significant difference (5-10°) in
> the environmental temperature in the case when running Linux or Windows:
> Windows runs, even under heavy load, cooler than an mostly idle Linux.
> This is even more significant since (currently) Windows runs on a 10
> kRPM SCSI HDD and Linux runs on a 7,2 kRPM IDE HDD.

> Is it possible that *generally* (not only Red Hat) the Linux kernel
> manages CPUs differently so that AMD Athlons produce more heat than
> under Windows??

My athlon4 1.2G notebook certainly runs much hotter under Linux than under 
WinXP.
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