12

http://onlyubuntu.blogspot.com

PowerTOP is a Linux tool that finds the software component(s) that make your laptop use more power than necessary while it is idle. As of Linux kernel version 2.6.21, the kernel no longer has a fixed 1000Hz timer tick. This will (in theory) give a huge power savings because the CPU stays in low power mode for longer periods of time during system idle.

Full story »
david23's picture
Created by david23 6 years 51 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 51 weeks ago
Category: End User   Tags: