battery life optimization on portable computers
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.
released on 22 November 2013
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|Required to build||GCC, G++, glibc/pthreadsi, autoconf, automake, and libtool, etc (build-essential in Trisquel)|
|Required to build||ncurses|
|Required to build||libn1|
|Source requirement||linux/linux-libre 2.6.38 or higher|