The 50 Watt Power Regression Is Believed To Be Fixed
Phoronix: The 50 Watt Power Regression Is Believed To Be Fixed
Near the beginning of the month I wrote about an Intel developer finding a Linux kernel power regression increasing the system's power use by 50 Watts. After extensive testing and investigating, the issue has been fixed ahead of the Linux 3.13 kernel release and is proposed for stable point releases on the 3.10, 3.11, and 3.12 kernels...
...a system...with 40 Xeon CPUs... huge story!
Originally Posted by phoronix