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SubjectRe: Laptops with SpeedStep technology.
On Thu, 2002-08-29 at 09:13, Steffen Persvold wrote:
> Hi all,
> Recently I got myself a Dell Inspiron 8200 with a Intel P4 Mobile wich has
> SpeedStep technology. With power plugged in, this processor runs at 1.6
> GHz and with battery only, 1.2 GHz. However I've found that the
> /proc/cpuinfo doesn't show this and I was wondering if there were some
> patches lying around before I began to look at this on my own.

cpufre handles this including switching processor speeds, fixing up
udelay and ensuring you dont get stuck at random boot speed

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