ACPI slowing CPU... or something else
idmc_vivr at intgdev.com
Thu Jul 26 17:29:24 UTC 2007
On Thu, 26 Jul 2007, Manolis Kiagias wrote:
> V.I.Victor wrote: I was wondering about the "truth-of-clockspeed."
>> Perhaps the 1800-MHz only applies to CPU internal cache, etc. while
>> the external bus-clocking is down at 500-MHz or so. Sounds like a
>> typical marketing ploy!
>> About disabling the ACPI... Can I do it *safely* via the remote-ssh
>> connection? Or do I need to be at the box w/ keyboard and monitor?
>> What I've read makes it seem that the ACPI is set at boot-time.
> If you don't mind rebooting the remote machine, add:
> to /boot/device.hints and reboot
Although I've re-booted remotely, I've never done it after a boot modification. It's probably prudent to wait 'til the weekend to try this -- mistakes are easier to deal with!
Thanks for the info.
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