Fedora 17 Update: powertop-1.98-9.fc17

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Thu Apr 26 20:06:44 UTC 2012


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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2012-6115
2012-04-18 22:00:25
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Name        : powertop
Product     : Fedora 17
Version     : 1.98
Release     : 9.fc17
URL         : http://www.lesswatts.org/
Summary     : Power consumption monitor
Description :
PowerTOP is a tool that finds the software component(s) that make your
computer use more power than necessary while it is idle.

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Update Information:

This is an update that supress displaying power consumption when on AC. In this case the battery charging rate was displayed instead of overall power consumption which was misleading and not compatible with previous powertop 1 behaviour. For more details see the linked bugzilla.
This is an update that fixes commands printed into html log.
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References:

  [ 1 ] Bug #811949 - On AC powertop shows charging rate as power usage
        https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=811949
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This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update powertop' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key.  More details on the
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