[linux-pm] [RFC][PATCH 12/12] PM / r8169: Add simplified run-time PM support

Oliver Neukum oliver at neukum.org
Mon Jan 4 01:53:52 PST 2010


Am Montag, 4. Januar 2010 09:31:08 schrieb Pavel Machek:
> > You can't save power, you can only save energy.  Wh is just an energy unit.
> 
> Of course we can save power, you just did :-).
> 
> (And in some cases -- data centers, limited cooling -- you are limited
> by power, not energy. You are right that on notebooks, energy is more
> important.)

If possible less power is better on a laptop, fans are loud and take
energy to run.

	Regards
		Oliver


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