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cpufreq daemon

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.

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  •  18 Apr 2010 16:16

Release Notes: cpufreqd misconfiguring with libsensors4 was fixed.

  •  28 Mar 2010 12:50

Release Notes: A crash when dealing with two batteries was fixed.

  •  07 Mar 2010 13:58

    Release Notes: libsensor4 support was added. Bugs were fixed.

    •  21 Mar 2009 20:24

      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.

      •  23 Aug 2008 13:42

      Release Notes: This release supports reading the ACPI battery status from the charge_* sysfs attribute.


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