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  • phoronix
    started a topic Linux 3.11 May Lower Intel Power Consumption

    Linux 3.11 May Lower Intel Power Consumption

    Phoronix: Linux 3.11 May Lower Intel Power Consumption

    It's still being investigated, but early indications are that the Linux 3.11 kernel is consuming less power at least for Intel CPUs...

    http://www.phoronix.com/vr.php?view=MTQyMTM

  • synaptix
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    Originally posted by ObiWan View Post
    no only 1.21 GW
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mjCRUvX2D0E

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  • ObiWan
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    Originally posted by LinuxGamer View Post
    that pull's a Terawatt
    no only 1.21 GW

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  • GreatEmerald
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    Originally posted by sireangelus View Post
    dynaticks si a HUGE step foward in terms of power-consumption, and it was made to reduce it.
    Except that it doesn't seem to have any effect on power consumption, according to Linus.

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  • LinuxGamer
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    Originally posted by DanL View Post
    Hey, it's not an AMD FX-9000 series CPU...
    that pull's a Terawatt

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  • sireangelus
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    dynaticks si a HUGE step foward in terms of power-consumption, and it was made to reduce it.

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  • przemoli
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    Originally posted by sireangelus View Post
    can we get some power usage benchs about the new dynaticks system??(been there since 3.10, never saw even mentioned anywhere.)
    Or different Schedulers, or ...
    (And lattency measures, as long as Michael wont provide avrg. lattency first )

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  • sireangelus
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    can we get some power usage benchs about the new dynaticks system??(been there since 3.10, never saw even mentioned anywhere.)

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  • synaptix
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    Originally posted by jrch2k8 View Post
    i think you mean Watts

    Kilo = 1000
    Mili = 1/1000
    I blame the alcohol.

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  • DanL
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    Originally posted by synaptix View Post
    Why is it measured in milliwatts and not kilowatts?
    Hey, it's not an AMD FX-9000 series CPU...

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