Re: Issue with disabling Intel turbo boost via systemd
On Sat, Jun 06, 2020 at 05:39:00PM +0200, email@example.com wrote:
> I have frequent warning/4 entries in my journalctl like this one (dozens/day):
> kernel: mce: CPU[X]: Package temperature above threshold, cpu clock throttled
> So I decided some time ago to create the following systemd service
> (/etc/systemd/system/disable-turbo-boost.service) in order to deactivate my
> Intel processor turbo boost:
*Shrugs*. "apt-get install sysfsutils" is the universal solution to such problems.
> Do you have an idea why my turbo boost was not active anymore please?
It's possible that you have laptop-mode-tools package installed. Among
with the other things, it tries to control this particular sysfs knob.
Search for /etc/laptop-mode/conf.d/intel_pstate.conf, ensure that
CONTROL_INTEL_PSTATE_NO_TURBO is set to one.