CPU Frequency Applet

UUID: cpufreq@mtwebster
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5 months ago 2023-04-16, 14:51
Last commit: [a03b7736] Add fr.po - French translation (#4812)

Display and control cpu frequency

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angelotux-4 months ago
doesn't work hangs crash min21.1 cinnamon ryzen 5700g
angelotux-4 months ago
no way to regulate the frequency
angelotux-5 months ago
this app hasn't always been working performance. linux mint has only one problem which is the applets,outdated extensions
XComhghall-11 months ago
I can confirm Jo Voordeckers's comment. Except the home key, no user input is possible.
Jo Voordeckers
Jo Voordeckers-1 year ago
consistently breaks cinnamon (Ubuntu 22.04), no more user input possible while apps keep running, no keyboard or mouse events serviced after running this app
Ondřej Chmelař
Ondřej Chmelař-2 years ago
Confirm, change line 173 in .local/share/cinnamon/applets/cpufreq@mtwebster/applet.js to this.cur_changed_id = this._parent.connect('cur-changed', Lang.bind(this, this._onChange)); to fix redraws.
callepaeth-3 years ago
I had problem with the redraw of the values. The following change fixes it for me: - this.cur_changed_id = this._parent.connect('cur-changed', () => this._onChange); + this.cur_changed_id = this._parent.connect('cur-changed', Lang.bind(this, this._onChange)); regards.
Lloric Mayuga Garcia
always crash my cinnamon
rdlf4-3 years ago
I'm not sure what I'm missing or if I misunderstood how this applet is supposed to work. So, my laptop is on battery right now. So it won't change the frequency, which is set to the lowest (798Mhz). FYI It's an AMD APU. So does that mean I'm not supposed to change the frequency of my laptop APU when it's on battery or is that a bug and I should be able to change the frequency whether it's on battery or not?
marco-3 years ago
on mint cinnamon 19.3 only display the governors, no way to regulate the frequency.....
acritum-5 years ago
Linux Mint 18.3 Cinnamon 64-bit with all latest updates (6 april 2018): the applet doesn't show a tray icon in the panel. The panel just blinks when the applet is activated and no icon is shown! Please revise the applet, it is very useful because my notebook is very hot and noisy at 2.2Ghz and I want to reduce CPU freq sometimes to cool it. In case if the applet is abandoned and people look for another solution, I also found Indicator-Cpufreq in software manager, it works but it doesn't seem to have any settings.
Valera-5 years ago
Same problem in cinnamon 3.8.7 (18 July 2018).
AncalagonTheBlack-5 years ago
Works with no problems cinnamon 18.3 x64
Guannan Wei
Guannan Wei-5 years ago
The applet is also not working on Mint 18.3.
Marko-6 years ago
Confirm not working on Mint 18.2 (Cinnamon - 32bit). Also, once installed it's not listed in the Applet Menu window. It's npot listed at all...
Vortigern-6 years ago
Applet is not working on Linux Mint 18.2 Cinnamon 3.4: it does display graphics but does not change the governor. Note: I've installed gnome-applets (# apt-get install --no-install-recommends gnome-applets)
kargol92-6 years ago
It works bad on Linux mint 18 and Cinnamon 3.2.