Linux tool points out power-wasting applications
Jul 30, 2007, 22:30 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Related links But until recently, kernel developers have
focused mostly on correctness and performance, leaving the
hardware's power-saving features largely unused.
"This year, the trend is finally turning around. Problems that
get measured get fixed, and an alliance of developers across many
different projects is coming together around a modest-looking
text-based tool called PowerTOP."