[CentOS] Anyone already tried to backport the latest ASPM kernel patch to 6.2?

Mon Feb 13 00:23:30 UTC 2012
Michael Lampe <lampe at gcsc.uni-frankfurt.de>

Rob Kampen wrote:

> So for those of us that do not understand the intricacies of ASPM / BIOS
> / ACPI, how do we ensure we are getting the best (least) power consumption?

Hey! I was asking for people who can help me backport the upstream fix!

> I have a new ASUS G73S with i7 8 core processor - running CentOS 6.2 and
> loving it - no idea if this has or does not have ASPM support.
> What do I need to do to test / check?

(Nothing. You have a fine battery!)

- dmesg | grep -i aspm
- lspci -vvv | grep -i aspm
- ...
- google, phoronix, etc.
- ...