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CPU Frequency Scaling

Posted by on Friday, 22 May, 2009

CPU frequency management is one of the keys to power preservation.

The Linux kernel now provides all the necessary tools to properly manage CPU frequency : no need to use a daemon (like cpufreqd or powernowd) to take care of your CPU.

Of course the benefits of such power management are obvious for a laptop, but most desktop users should also consider this.

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