Mouse power consumption analysis
martin.pitt at ubuntu.com
Mon Dec 12 09:30:47 UTC 2011
Colin Ian King [2011-12-09 19:07 +0000]:
> I have run a set of tests and the data (.ods Spreadsheet) with some
> analysis (results.txt) are available here:
Many thanks for doing this!
> My recommendation is not to reduce the mouse rate. Instead we need
> to see why some systems seem to consume a lot of cycles just
> rendering a mouse movement. This is a separate task and maybe out of
> scope for this blueprint.
Agreed, so let's not fiddle with the mouse frequency, it might cause
more damage than improvement.
Martin Pitt | http://www.piware.de
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