PowerTOP kernel patch
nicolas.pitre at linaro.org
Fri Aug 20 19:28:53 BST 2010
On Fri, 20 Aug 2010, Yong Shen wrote:
> Hi there,
> Power management WG is invistigating on a tool named PowerTOP, which can
> spit out real time data on various aspects of a running system, in terms of
> power related information.
> However, occasionally some PowerTOP features need kernel patch. We'd like
> users to be able to use these latest features without having to wait up to 3
> months for Linus to make a release with the kernel portion -- as the
> original patch developer(s) said.
> There are totally 3 patches which I had already enclosed them in the
> attachment. Except vfs.patch, the rest two are original and can be applied
> on linaro kernel without any changes. vfs.patch is changed a little from
> original one to adapt current linaro kernel.
> Hope John would give it a thought to merge these patch in Linaro kernel.
I would be interested in them too!
If I'm not mistaken, John is getting my kernel and adding the necessary
packaging to it. So those patches would probably make more sense being
carried into the base Linaro repository that John is using.
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