Battery consumption

Imobach González Sosa imobachgs at
Tue Jan 13 19:37:14 GMT 2004

Hi all,

I have a little question to answer about battery consumption on KDE. Well, I'm 
not going mad, but when I use KDE, my laptop's battery is discharged quicker 
than using other alternatives, like XFCE (I haven't tested GNOME on my laptop 

Right, I know: KDE is a complete, wonderful, complex Desktop Environment and 
there are some backgrounds processes spining up my hard disk and taking some 

So, the question is, what tricks (if any) do you use to reduce your 
favourite's desktop environment power consumption?

Thank you all.

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