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Re: Power-Management

On Thu, Apr 26, 2018 at 09:35:45AM +0100, Chris Lamb wrote:
> > I was just Wondering if you have any considerations for issuing an
> > update or designing lets say Debian 10 with Power Management for
> > laptops in mind.
> Such modifications are typically (and best) made in a distribution-
> agnostic manner, rather than being, say, Debian-specific. :)
> However, may I take this opportunity to promote Jonathan Carter aka
> highvoltage's "Debian Package of the Day" video series? As it
> happens, yesterday's package was "powertop":
>   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p3M_g3C15R4

Power Management is a general big issue in Linux on Laptops. I have also
made the experience that Windows achives vastly better battery run times
than any Linux I have ever encountered, even if powertop doesn't have
anything to complain.

Alas, I don't have the slightest idea why, maybe somebody can shed a
light on that.


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