Scaling governor controls
tim at pghcomp.com
Thu Jul 19 19:25:58 UTC 2012
On 07/18/2012 06:36 PM, Len Ovens wrote:
> On Tue, July 17, 2012 7:25 pm, Tim Henderson wrote:
>>> > scaling governor - normally ondemand, sometimes gets xrun when
>>> > switching to higher speed. Noticeable difference with "performance"
>>> > setting. Downsides, CPU runs hotter, batteries on battery run devices
>>> > last less time. Best to be able to switch for as needed.
>> I apologize if I am oversimplifying this, but have you tried the
>> xfce4-governor-plugin? It's not installed by default, though it
>> probably should be. Install with apt-get, allows you to switch between
>> different scale options. You can see the changes in /proc/cpuinfo
>> Tim H.
> sudo apt-get install xfce4-governor-plugin
> Reading package lists... Done
> Building dependency tree
> Reading state information... Done
> E: Unable to locate package xfce4-governor-plugin
> It seems not to be available.
You're right. Package does not exist for Precise. Looks like the
xfce4-cpufreq-plugin may have taken its place. Pretty nice plugin actually.
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