Re: Options for kdepim using kde 4.7/unstable?
Am Freitag, 16. März 2012, 10:53:46 schrieb Dietz Pröpper:
> Martin Steigerwald:
> > Am Dienstag, 13. März 2012 schrieb Dietz Pröpper:
> > > Current kde from unstable is a bad idea for a laptop imho, because for
> > > some reason, plasma-desktop permanently pulls some % of cpu time,
> > > therefore ruining battery life.
> > It might do so on your machine(s).
> Obviously :-\.
> > On my machines it doesn´t.
> > plasma-desktop might pull CPU time permanently due to some widget you
> > have installed that I may not have installed.
> I suspect something like that, but can't nail it down. The fact, that if I
> fire up gnome, I see the "expected" consumption, around 15W, and on a
> freshly created account, kde pulls around 22W idleing around indicates that
> it's in some way kde related I think.
have you tried "powertop"  to get an idea which process might be
responsible for the power consumption?