OESF | ELSI | pdaXrom | OpenZaurus | Zaurus Themes | Community Links | Ibiblio

IPB

Welcome Guest ( Log In | Register )

 
Reply to this topicStart new topic
> Oz 3.5.4 Rc Kernel For C7x0 With Cpufreq
lardman
post Oct 23 2005, 09:49 AM
Post #1





Group: Members
Posts: 4,515
Joined: 25-October 03
From: Bath, UK
Member No.: 464



http://people.bath.ac.uk/enpsgp/Zaurus/rom...50927164927.bin

Built slightly before the RCs themselves, but exactly the same bar the addition of cpufreq support. This was built for a GPE image (there's a small difference for opie images - the bootsplash stuff), I imagine it should work fine with an opie initrd.bin though and there are no kernel module differences etc., as the cpufreq stuff is compiled in so it's otherwise the same as the RC builds.

A bit of info about cpufreq & its use: http://www.thinkwiki.org/wiki/How_to_make_...equency_Scaling

I'd recommend using the ondemand governor:

# echo ondemand > /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpu0/cpufreq/scaling_governor

(by default it runs the performance governor which just runs the processor at full speed).

I've been pretty busy with other things and haven't been able to do any battery life testing, so I thought I'd throw this out and see if anyone wants to have a go and report back.

It all works fine BTW - I've been running a cpufreq kernel for the past 1 or 2 months without any issues (and so has hrw afaik and I've not heard of any troubles from him either).


Si
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post

Reply to this topicStart new topic
1 User(s) are reading this topic (1 Guests and 0 Anonymous Users)
0 Members:

 



RSS Lo-Fi Version Time is now: 14th July 2014 - 08:18 AM