[OT] CPU fans & heat (was Editing PDFs - perhaps scribus?)

Ian Molton spyro at f2s.com
Wed Jul 23 07:35:16 PDT 2003

On Wed, 23 Jul 2003 13:29:25 +0000 (UTC)
declan.moriarty at ntlworld.ie ("Declan. Moriarty") wrote:

> IIRC the cpus slow down when hot

nah, its not the thermal throttling, that system is asynchronous.

if it gets too hot you simply get failure of one of the transistors and it gives a wrong result. timings arent a problem with X86, mine is happy to run full speed when its anywhere from room temp to 85 deg C.

Spyros lair: http://www.mnementh.co.uk/   ||||   Maintainer: arm26 linux

Do not meddle in the affairs of Dragons, for you are tasty and good with ketchup.
Unsubscribe: send email to listar at linuxfromscratch.org
and put 'unsubscribe blfs-support' in the subject header of the message

More information about the blfs-support mailing list