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    SubjectRe: dynamic-hz
    >> Just being devils advocate here...
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    >> I had variable Hz in my tree for a while and found there was one
    >> solitary purpose to setting Hz to 100; to silence cheap capacitors.
    >
    >power savings? Having the cpu wake up 1000 times per second if the
    >machine is idle cannot be better than only waking it up 100 times.

    That's like saying waking up the CPU just to perform a HLT operation would be
    useless.


    Jan Engelhardt
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