powernowd and laptop mode

Myles Green rmg57 at telus.net
Tue Mar 29 18:12:37 CST 2005

On Tue, 29 Mar 2005 15:24:39 -0500
wittygame <dlist at ubuntuforums.org> wrote:

> I personally hanged the powernowd script to use not the powernow exec,
> but rather a script I wrote. It uses ondemand, with fixing the max cpu
> (I have athlon which I like it coool so I avoid too high freq, but I
> change that on the fly when I want to) and it also monitors the
> temperature, when its above some value (in my case 50, again I like
> cool and therefore quiet cpu)  it fixes the cpu speed at the lowest.
> Have a look at the following scripts, I think there are quite self
> explainatory...

Sorry to just barge into this thread but thanks for posting these
scripts, I was just sitting here thinking about how to put together
something like this. Now I have something concrete to work with.

Thanks again!


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