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Reducing power consumption

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It is time for (SUSE) Linux to go green and to extend battery lifetime of laptops. I discovered these patches [1] some times ago, are they all implemented? Please do a lot more progress in powersaving! This is a general request for future releases of any kind (update, package, distribution upgrade, ...)

kind regards,




icons/user_comment.png S. G. wrote: (7 years ago)

i wouldn't say they need to go green, but i definitely give a thumbs up for longer battery life for laptops.

icons/user_comment.png S. A. wrote: (2 years ago)

A yast or KCM (Kde control panel) will make it very easy for users.

icons/user_comment.png K. C. wrote: (12 months ago)

openSUSE now installs tlp on laptops by default, and updates to the Linux kernel and CPU governor logic have improved laptop battery life significantly.

Last change: 12 months ago
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