Initial observations are fan speed is much reduced and temps a bit lower when it's just idling. Number 4 key is working OK again.
That was actually fun. Now I'll probably have a go at reapplying thermal paste to all my computers.
Next upgrade for this #thinkpad T420 is an SSD in 3 weeks hopefully.
Heatsink is off. Not as hard to do as I imagined. Looks like far too much thermal paste was used when it was last renewed. #thinkpad
I should probably get a before temperature to see how much of a difference it makes.
Doubled the RAM, now to apply some new thermal paste. #thinkpad T420. I've watched a bunch of youtube videos and I'm a little nervous about this.
What's the collective term for a group of #thinkpad laptops?
Breakdown by month:
update: got part 1 down from 30 mins to 25 seconds. 🤡
Note to self: it helps if you read in all of the input file. Also, holly crap my part 1 solution takes at least 30 mins to run. For loop inside for loop inside for......
#AdventOfCode day 6.