Install Powertop 2.1 on Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal Quetzal via PPA

As you may know, powertop is used for managing laptop’s power consumption.

PowerTOP shows you the programs which use a lot of energy, while the system is idle. In this article I will show you how to install Powertop on Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal Quetzal via PPA.

This is what you have to do for installing PowerTOP on Ubuntu 12.10:

1. Add the powertop repo:

$ sudo apt-add-repository ppa:izx/bleeding

2. Update system:

$ sudo apt-get update

3. Install PowerTOP:

$ sudo apt-get install powertop

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