Systems running hot?

Daniel O'Connor doconnor at
Sun Dec 20 06:27:55 UTC 2009

On Sun, 20 Dec 2009, Doug Barton wrote:
> Paul G Webster wrote:
> > tried running powerd on it?
> I was not running powerd, but I just enabled it with:
> performance_cx_lowest="HIGH"
> performance_cpu_freq="HIGH"
> economy_cx_lowest="HIGH"
> economy_cpu_freq="HIGH"
> If I'm reading the rc.conf man page correctly, that will give me the
> benefit of good performance while at the same time dropping the cpu
> frequency and power usage when idle?
> Any other suggestions are welcome.


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