21h of battery live with FSO on GTA01

Michael 'Mickey' Lauer mickey at openmoko.org
Thu Jul 3 00:40:56 CEST 2008

Am Donnerstag 03 Juli 2008 00:31:21 schrieb Tim Knapp:
> On Thu, 2008-07-03 at 00:19 +0200, Michael 'Mickey' Lauer wrote:
> > Thanks for the experiment, Marc!
> >
> > Most of the honor is due our kernel wizards extraordinaire, of course.
> >
> > With the recently posted NO_IDLE_HZ support and (perhaps) some of the
> > cpufreq patches, I'd expect even more.
> Does this mean we can expect similar battery life gains from the 'other'
> images?

For now, yes, I would expect so, since we are not doing any special things in 
the FSO-image -- yet :)

(After the next couple of feature-release milestones, we're going to take 
going to strip init down to only run services that are actually in use, which 
should also have a nice impact on battery live).


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