Hardware: Dell Inspiron 15 Gaming 7577, model number 7577-92774.
System: I am on Linux Mint 19.1; based on Ubuntu 18.04.
Processor: I have an Intel Kaby Lake CPU: Intel Core i7-7700HQ.
I have read a few performance tips, which might increase my CPU power by 1% or so ... it does not matter at this point, I just want to give it a shot.
One of these tips includes changing CPU governor from
I want a solution that does not involve me fiddling with the BIOS, this question is for software only solutions.
I have read multiple threads utilizing
cpufrequtils in order to achieve this.
I am curious as to why I could not just put:
@reboot /usr/bin/cpupower frequency-set -g performance
into root's crontab? It would not work or what?
Anyway my general question is:
How to permanently set CPU governor without