[plug] ubuntu cpu not recognised properly

Gavin Chester gavin.chester at gmail.com
Sun Mar 2 13:20:40 WST 2008

On Sun, 2008-03-02 at 07:33 +0400, Brad Campbell wrote:
> Gavin Chester wrote:

> Is it being slowed down by a cpufreq governor?

> brad at bklaptop2:~$ cat /sys/devices/system/cpu/cpu0/cpufreq/scaling_governor
> ondemand

Thanks, Brad. Two issues with what you suggest here for my laptop: 1/ my
directory tree branches differently such that it
goes .../cpu/cpu0/topology/... or .../cpu/cpu0/crash_notes/.... Given
that, I did 'slocate cpufreq' and it turned up under /lib/modules/...
Having found it there, I found no file that you refer to, only a variety
of cpufreq_xxx.ko files; and 
2/ I thought about the issue of cpu scaling before posting and checked
my bios to see that the cpu was not affected by powersaving settings.

So, exactly what do I expect to do to find if ubuntu is throttling the


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