Re: PowerBook 12'' & some troubles
I use cpu scaling and powersave governor trought cpufreqd configured
manually to save the maximum power i can. My battery keeps on for about
3 hours.. (osx does nearly 5 hours)
cat /proc/pmu/bat* <- something like that (i'm using osx i dont
here you see the istant discharge rate and the maximum capacity.
my maximum capacity is 3756 mA, and my istant discharge rate is about
1000 mAh. with a wireless plugged in and using the powerbook normally
it is about 1300 mAh.. so it's about three hours.. can you tell me your
istant discharge rate ?
Il giorno 07/nov/04, alle 00:55, Andrea Giusto ha scritto:
i use this to change my backlight
you can compile it using gcc and use it typing something like :
where n is the light value.
i'm italian too, you can find me on #nectarine (irc.nectarine.info) if
Thanks for the backlight I will try it soon!
I have problems with power consumpion, my linux consumes more than
Do you use frequency scaling? Pmud? I dunno if Cpudyn works on
on my old laptop it did a great work at dynamically scaling cpufreq so
do you have any tip for me ?
maximum speed was used only if needed. Give it a try.
Alle Friday 05 November 2004 2:41 pm, Andrea Giusto ha scritto:
Thank you very much I will give a look to that thread
ps. questo è per il feedback del forum :) mail private già spedita
Alle Friday 05 November 2004 2:33 pm, lunaticmarkino ha scritto:
On Fri, 5 Nov 2004 10:49:36 -0800, Andrea Giusto wrote:
Hello everybody, I am new to debian but I have been using
linux on an Intel for one year (of which I am kinda proud :) )!Now I
bought a PowerBook 12'' and Debian works great on that but I have
problems up to now that I cannot solve:
1) I cannot control LCD brightness (I installed pbbuttons with the
plugin, It works, but the brightness is unchanged). When I modprobe
ans_lcd it complains that there are wrong symbols (?)
ssearch in the archives. there is a thread called "Brightness control
on PowerBook G4...". i haven't read yet, maybe is what you looking
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