Ticket #9630 (closed defect: wontfix)
powertop-reported ACPI power usage estimates very high
|Reported by:||martin.langhoff||Owned by:||pgf|
|Component:||ofw - open firmware||Version:||Development build as of this date|
|Deployments affected:||Blocked By:|
powertop 1.11 reports 35W on build os34
This is based on ACPI data, so it may be a hint that our ACPI data is off. If power mgmt tools or hal read the same data and take it as good it could lead to undesided side-effects.
Not sure what component ACPI issues belong to. OFW?