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Re: [SLE] Disappointed in 9.3
  • From: Andreas Jaeger <aj@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 01 Jul 2005 18:33:18 +0200
  • Message-id: <m3slyyij01.fsf@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Jon Nelson <jnelson-suse@xxxxxxxxxxx> writes:

> I have to second that. 9.3 is considerably faster for me on my laptop
> as well, one think to try is to disable acpi at boot time, the
> powersaving stuff turned on by default can really slow the machine down,
> because it's turning my 1.8GHz machine into a 200MHz one.

Just edit /etc/sysconfig/powersave or do not start the powersave
daemon at all. But the powersave daemon should turn up the speed if
it's needed - so it should be 200 Mhz while the cpu is bored and 1.8
Ghz if you give it a big job to do,

Andreas

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