battery Asus U35 laptop lasting less in ubuto then in win7

Asked by Oren hazan on 2011-05-22

Hi,
i have installed a few month ubunto (now 11.04). I installed Jupiter for interface for power plan , but
still my battry is lasting much less in ubunto then in windows 7 (about helf in ubunto).
what can I do?
Oren

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It's Ubuntu, not Ubunto (pronounced oo-boon-too)

Asus has worked directly with Microsoft so that their ACPI spec is used in Windows. Unfortunately the same love has not been given to Linux.

This may help. I suggest you report a bug with:

ubuntu-bug acpi

Colin Ian King (colin-king) said : #2

Ubuntu developers are working hard to improve the power savings for the up and coming 12.04 LTS release. The following may be of use: http://smackerelofopinion.blogspot.com/2012/01/improving-battery-life-in-ubuntu.html

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