Free Software Foundation!

Join now


From Free Software Directory
Revision as of 16:39, 11 April 2014 by Fchmmr (Talk | contribs)

(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
Jump to: navigation,

PowerTOP is a Linux tool to diagnose issues with power consumption and power management.

In addition to being a diagnostic tool, PowerTOP also has an interactive mode where the user can experiment various power management settings for cases where the Linux distribution has not enabled these settings.


Download version 2.5 (stable)
released on 22 November 2013

VCS Checkout



LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes

Leaders and contributors

Resources and communication

Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Required to build ncurses
Required to build libn1
Source requirement linux/linux-libre 2.6.38 or higher
Required to build GCC, G++, glibc/pthreadsi, autoconf, automake, and libtool, etc (build-essential in Trisquel)


Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.3 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license is included in the page “GNU Free Documentation License”.

The copyright and license notices on this page only apply to the text on this page. Any software or copyright-licenses or other similar notices described in this text has its own copyright notice and license, which can usually be found in the distribution or license text itself.

Personal tools