smithi at nimnet.asn.au
Tue Oct 10 14:29:18 UTC 2017
[ bit OT for freebsd-stable@ methinks, so replying to questions@ ]
On Tue, 10 Oct 2017, tech-lists wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 09, 2017 at 07:58:12AM -0700, Chris H wrote:
> > You might also find this article by Warren Block of value:
> > http://www.wonkity.com/~wblock/docs/html/hiresconsole.html
> interesting, I guess that's another way of looking at it. Bear in mind though
> that the cpu really is low powered. On top of that, it's a netbook so
> keeping power consumption low is important
Are you using powerd(8) to moderate CPU speed (so, power) when not so busy?
Also many useful tips in https://wiki.freebsd.org/TuningPowerConsumption
> In the meantime I've found that links2 might do what I want as it supports
> text and graphics in svga/framebuffer.
> thanks for the suggestion
More likely for it and similar things to work using sc rather than vt ?
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