The difference 1 little change can make.

Charles Curley charlescurley at
Sat Jun 29 19:38:27 MDT 2013

On Sat, 29 Jun 2013 19:01:18 -0600
"S. Dale Morrey" <sdalemorrey at> wrote:

> Jupiter is no longer being maintained, but I found a replacement
> called TLP.  I installed tlp and now my laptop is dead silent except
> when it needs to kick up for extra horsepower like a compile.

Nice, except that I don't see it in the Debian repos.

How does TLP compare with powertop? I think powertop makes suggestions,
whereas TLP just does what's needed. Are there other differences?


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