cpufreqd is meant to be a replacement of the speedstep applet found in Windows. It monitors battery level, CPU usage, AC state, temperature (sensors and ACPI), and running programs, and adjusts the frequency governor according to a set of rules specified in the config file.
|Tags||Utilities Power Management|
|Operating Systems||POSIX Linux|
Release Notes: cpufreqd misconfiguring with libsensors4 was fixed.
Release Notes: A crash when dealing with two batteries was fixed.
Release Notes: libsensor4 support was added. Bugs were fixed.
Release Notes: This minor release fixes support for desktops, makes the ACPI thermal plugin compatible with recent kernels, and allows addressing sensors' features by label instead of just by name.
Release Notes: This release supports reading the ACPI battery status from the charge_* sysfs attribute.