Excessive Intel Sandy Bridge Package Power Limit Notifications (Doc ID 1634255.1)

Last updated on APRIL 14, 2014

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.5 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [3.8.13] and later
Linux x86-64
Linux x86

Symptoms

On systems with any Sandy Bridge, or later, Intel CPU (e.g. recent Intel Xeon CPUs. See this Intel page for a detailed list: http://ark.intel.com/products/codename/29900/sandy-bridge)

Oracle Linux users may observe excessive messages like the following: 

 

Cause

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