9.04 / Boinc user question

R Kimber richardkimber at btinternet.com
Thu Apr 30 15:30:59 UTC 2009

On Thu, 30 Apr 2009 15:52:57 +0100
R Kimber wrote:

> https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/cpufreqd/+bug/368809
> does seem to be the answer.  Setting
> /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpu0/cpufreq/ondemand/ignore_nice_load
> to '1' manually on my machine does not stop the processor from scaling
> up to 100% with Boinc work units (NI=19). 

I should have added that there seems to have been a change in the
default value from 1 to 0.  This doesn't seem to be mentioned in the
9.04 Release Notes, but maybe there's another document somewhere that
lists this sort of change.

- Richard.
Richard Kimber

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