Subject: Re: Please test POWERNOW_K
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Chris Baird <email@example.com>
Date: 08/29/2006 19:30:32
>> -current, if you have - any AMD Athlon Mobile or Athlon 64 cpu,
>> please try it out and - report success/failure, etc.
> I know this to be a bit late, but..
> I have to report failure.. I've got an HP Pavilion ze4500
> Laptop with an AMD Atholon XP2500+ processor [...]
> Any ideas what might need to be tweaked? I'm more than happy
> to build and test kernels on the system.
I was testing on an Athlon64 3200+ (ASrock 939Dual-SATA2 motherboard,
mumblenumber BIOS revision), and was thinking the same thing when a
dhrystone benchmark kept returning 8M dry/sec regardless of the
throttling factor. A while later I was looking at top, and I notice...
the system clock is running at half speed. "aahhhhhhhh..."
Chris Baird,, <firstname.lastname@example.org>