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From: Walter Dnes <waltdnes@××××××××.org>
To: Gentoo Users List <gentoo-user@l.g.o>
Subject: [gentoo-user] Heads up; Ontario-wide brownout tests Thursday Jan 19
Date: Tue, 17 Jan 2006 04:05:40
1 I'm making this post in an attempt to prevent a bunch of false bug
2 reports about power management software, so I believe it's on topic here.
3 Those of us living in Ontario, Canada will have a chance to see how well
4 your computers do (or don't) stand up to brownouts.
6 The Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) is planning a
7 routine voltage reduction test for Thursday, January 19, 2006.
9 A province-wide voltage reduction of three per cent will take place
10 between 9:30 am and 11:30 am followed by a five per cent reduction from
11 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm.
13 See for
14 further details.
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17 Walter Dnes <waltdnes@××××××××.org> In linux /sbin/init is Job #1
18 My musings on technology and security at
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