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    SubjectRe: cpufreq doesn't seem to work in Intel Q9300
    On Mon, Aug 11, 2008 at 05:02:06PM +0300, Adrian Bunk wrote:

    > This statement is only true for HPC environments and when you measure
    > Watts per work done.
    >
    > But if you have some desktop or server with a load that is determined by
    > when it gets used, then p4-clockmod can actually save energy when the
    > computer is not under high load or even idle.
    >
    > Or do I miss anything?

    On modern hardware, the C states will win you more than downclocking the
    processor would.

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    Matthew Garrett | mjg59@srcf.ucam.org


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