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Re: CPU frequency scaling on G4 systems

Mich Lanners <mlan@cpu.lu> writes:

> Hi,
> On  25 Sep, this message from Roger Leigh echoed through cyberspace:
>> However, loading any or all of these modules does not enable frequency
>> scaling.  You don't get anything under, e.g.
>>   /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpu0/
>> or under /proc.
>> What else is needed to get CPU frequency scaling to work?  On other
>> platforms, there are additional modules under kernel/arch/<arch>, but
>> this is not the case for powerpc.
>> The system in question is a Mac Mini (7447A).
>                               ^^^^^^^^
> As far as I know, and from my own experience, the Mini doesn't do
> frequency scaling.

Thanks for all the helpful replies, everyone.

In addition to CPU frequency scaling, which packages are recommended
for power management in general?  There are quite a few, but some are
only for laptops.


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