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Old 10-03-2007, 09:53 AM   #1
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Question how to get FSB speed and CPU wattage?

is there any system call or API by which i can find out FSB speed on my motherbord and CPU wattage ?

Thanks in advance

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Old 10-03-2007, 01:56 PM   #2
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dmidecode can grab that information.. not sure exactly what you are trying to do with it..

it-etch:~# dmidecode | grep 'External Clock'
        External Clock: 800 MHz

CPU wattage, I think you will need to lookup in the manufacturers specs, for the installed CPU..
Old 10-03-2007, 11:00 PM   #3
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hey, thanks for your reply....
i have to write a program which gives me FSB speed and CPU wattage attribute.
i think your dmidecode suggestion will be helpful.


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