On Mon, 2011-11-21 at 21:09 +1100, Russell Coker wrote: > On Mon, 21 Nov 2011, Ben Hutchings <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: > > > I think that would be a pity if Debian will not provide anymore a kernel > > > for this old cpus. > > > > Maybe you think it's a waste to replace old PCs, but in many cases it's > > a waste of money to keep them running. Electricity isn't getting any > > cheaper and modern systems are much better at power-saving. > > http://doc.coker.com.au/environment/computer-power-use/ > > From systems I've tested it seems that the trend has generally been towards > increased power use. Core 2 systems use about half the power of a Pentium-D > system but that's more related to how bad then Pentium-D was than anything > else. [...] Try comparing some of the ARM systems that can run Debian. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings Teamwork is essential - it allows you to blame someone else.
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