Quote Originally Posted by nanonyme View Post
If I wanted low profile to be used by default on boot, what would be the preferred location to set it?
In Arch Linux I did the following:

http://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Ati#Early_KMS_start

and added line

Code:
echo low > /sys/class/drm/card0/device/power_profile
in file
Code:
/etc/rc.local
I don't know if the first step has any effect other than getting the right resolution earlier, but it's still nicer that way. And I use the kernel from

http://gtklocker.tiven.org/radeon-repo/x86_64/