Opened 10 years ago

Closed 10 years ago

Last modified 21 months ago

#1418 closed enhancement (invalid)

The GPU should be shut off when not in use by the X server.

Reported by: jg Owned by: ajax
Priority: high Milestone:
Component: x window system Version:
Keywords: power Cc: jg, ajax
Blocked By: Blocking:
Deployments affected: Action Needed:
Verified: no


When the window system is idle, the GPU should be shut down to save power.

The fbdev driver will have to know how to wake it up again if one switches VT's.

Change History (5)

comment:1 Changed 10 years ago by jg

  • Cc jg ajax added
  • Keywords power added

comment:2 Changed 10 years ago by kimquirk

  • Milestone changed from BTest-4 to Trial-2
  • Verified unset

Moving to next software release, Trial-2.

comment:3 Changed 10 years ago by JordanCrouse

  • Owner changed from JordanCrouse to ajax

Reassigning to ajax since thats what he's working on.

comment:4 Changed 10 years ago by jg

  • Resolution set to invalid
  • Status changed from new to closed

GPU shuts itself down if idle.

#1412 is about shutting down the video unit and dot clock, which saves power.

comment:5 Changed 21 months ago by Quozl

  • Milestone Trial-2 deleted

Milestone Trial-2 deleted

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