C6100 BIOS setting from userspace

Stephen Dowdy sdowdy at ucar.edu
Tue Mar 20 10:41:47 CDT 2012


Harvey, M J wrote, On 03/20/2012 05:18 AM:
> Stephen,
> 
> Thanks for that - smbios-tok-ctl  doesn't play completely nicely with the C6100, but it's enough to get P-states enabled.
> 
> Govind:  seems that smbios-token-ctl can set cores/CPU and HT on my C6100s (with BIOS 1.67)
> 
> Cheers,
> 
> Matt

Matt,

probably forgot to mention...

smbios-token-ctl will report that it needs dell_rbu, when in fact it requires
the kernel module dcdbas, so give that a whirl if you don't already have it.

--stephen



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