[SATLUG] intel speedstep

Borries Demeler demeler at biochem.uthscsa.edu
Sun Jun 8 07:12:16 CDT 2008


> 
> On Sat, 7 Jun 2008 20:01:37 -0500 (CDT)
> Borries Demeler <demeler at biochem.uthscsa.edu> wrote:
> 
> > Can someone point me to an app that allows me to control the 
> > intel speedstep for the Centrino core duo when operating in battery
> > mode? My battery lasts about 2.5 hours, but often I need the laptop
> > only for about half an hour, but would like to use it in full power
> > mode, even if it drains the battery quicker. How do I fix that? Can I
> > just cat some value into a /proc file? 
> > 
> > Thanks for any tips, -Borries
> 
> If you use Gnome, chances are, you already have the tools installed.
> What distribution and desktop environment are you running?

slackware 11. Kernel: 2.6.19.77-smp CPUFREQ is enabled.

-Borries



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