One of the tops - powertop. Useful or not ?

Discussion in 'all things UNIX' started by Ocky, Jun 11, 2011.

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  1. Ocky

    Ocky Registered Member

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    We have top, iotop, htop and now I have powertop. Seems superfluous - what is your take ?
    Especially regarding the suggestions which seem to be plenty unless idling.

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  2. J_L

    J_L Registered Member

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    Superfluous on a desktop, but not a notebook.
     
  3. Ocky

    Ocky Registered Member

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    Thanks J_L
     
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