Re: Average power consumption in S3?

From: Moritz Muehlenhoff
Date: Thu Mar 10 2005 - 13:31:41 EST

Martin Josefsson wrote:
> I also have an X31 and I noticed that the e1000 has Wake-On-Lan enabled
> by default and the S3 code doesn't disable that (kind of defeats the
> purpose :)
> Disabling that will make the e1000 driver power down the chip during S3.
> I've had mine suspended for 2-3 days at most, actually havn't left it
> alone for longer than that in S3 so I'm not really sure how much power
> it consumes, but I'd say it's 1-2 percent of the total capacity per
> hour, so somewhere below 1000mW.

I've got the e100 and with WOL disabled and Matthew's hacked radeontool
power consumption decreases to 970 mWh.

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