Systems running hot?
varga.michal at gmail.com
Sun Dec 20 08:53:40 UTC 2009
On Sun, Dec 20, 2009 at 9:15 AM, Thomas Backman <serenity at exscape.org> wrote:
>> This is from latest 7.2. Were there any changes in 8/9-CURRENT to
>> bring some love to Phenoms too?
> I have little to no experience with power saving in *nix, but have you made sure the BIOS settings support throttling etc.?
Yes, there is only Cool'n'Quiet to be enabled and that has been on for
ages. Though to really make sure, I dug up a Windows install and found
a power mon. app on AMD's site, results are as expected:
Even per-core throttling seems to work fine there.
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