Linux Advanced Power Management for openSUSE 42.x Leap
Hello openSUSE User! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install a little Daemon which serves as Laptop Battery Power/Life Saver and to Prevent CPU Excessive Heating on openSUSE 42.x Leap GNU/Linux Desktop.
TLP brings you the benefits of advanced power management for Linux without the need to understand every technical detail.
TLP comes with a default configuration already optimized for battery life, so you may just install and forget it.
Nevertheless TLP is highly customizable to fulfil your specific requirements.
Open Console Terminal Shell emulator window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
Installing TLP on openSUSE
sudo zypper install tlp tlp-rdw
This little daemon after works on background managing the power…
ThinkPads require an additional:
sudo zypper in tp-smapi-kmp acpi-call-kmp
You must Disable Secure Boot to use the ThinkPad specific packages.
Starting the TLP daemon without ReBoot
sudo tlp start
Check if TLP is Working