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    AMD pstate Behavior on Epyc Rome

    Hello all, I am curious about the behavior I am seeing while using amd_pstate=active in my grub configuration. I have EPP set to "balance_performance" and the scaling governor set to "powersave". This seems to so far to be the best method for power reduction without totally killing performance...
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    Request for Hardware Recommendations

    Hello, at the moment I am thinking about shifting my Proxmox VE to a new server. First some information about my system running at the moment: Mainboard: GA-MA69G-S3H CPU: Intel Core i5-4690S (old CPU model from the year 2014) The system runs with 7 VMs and 4 LXCs at around 40% CPU load. The...
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    [SOLVED] How to reduce power consumption?

    I use a computer with 2 Xeon Gold 6140 CPUs to install proxmox. When the machine is idle, I check the frequency and it is running at the base frequency (2.3 Ghz) for all cores. The driver being used is intel_pstate. Governor mode is "performance". - When I switch the governor to "powersave"...
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    power usage

    I recently switched to proxmox on a Dell OptiPlex 7050: 3.4 GHz Intel Core i5-7500 Quad-Core 32GB of 2400 MHz DDR4 RAM 512GB SSD NVMe PCIe no spinning disks baseline power consumption: 28W (thus without any VM's running) Is this OK? Some people suggest that it is rather high, but when I run...
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    [SOLVED] Proxmox has ACPI disabled in kernel ?

    The machine on which i have proxmox 6.2 VE installed is not constantly in use but runs at max CPU all the time. I installed acpid to have it manage CPU states properly. When i run yacpi or acpitail i get a message suggesting ACPI is not available for this system. The BIOS has all power managed...
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    Question about Ryzen APU passthrough with Proxmox and power consuption if VM with APU is shut down

    Hey everyone, can someone tell me if this will work how i think: Ryzen 3 3200G for example has integrated graphics (APU), is it possible with proxmox to passthrough the APU to a win10 VM or does grapics passthrough only work with real GPUs? If APU passthrough is possible: Will the APU part of...


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