PowerTop discourages beagle

The PowerTop program (http://www.linuxpowertop.org/) helps find what is using 
the most power on a machine. Out of the possible suggestions, beagle is the 
only app to be recommended for removal by the tool itself. The remaining are 
kernel. That doesn't seem very fair, does it?

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Suggestion: Disable or remove 'beagle' from your system.
Beagle is the program that indexes for easy desktop search, however it's
not very efficient and costs a significant amount of battery life.
beagled : schedule_timeout

Suggestion: Enable the CONFIG_USB_SUSPEND kernel configuration option.
This option will automatically disable UHCI USB when not in use, and may
save approximately 1 Watt of power.

Suggestion: Enable the CONFIG_CPU_FREQ_GOV_ONDEMAND kernel configuration 
The 'ondemand' CPU speed governer will minimize the CPU power usage while
giving you performance when it is needed.

Suggestion: Enable the CONFIG_NO_HZ kernel configuration option.
This option is required to get any kind of longer sleep times in the CPU.

Suggestion: Enable the CONFIG_HPET kernel configuration option.
Without HPET support the kernel needs to wake up every 20 miliseconds for
some housekeeping tasks.

Suggestion: Disable the CONFIG_IRQBALANCE kernel configuration option.
The in-kernel irq balancer is obsolete and wakes the CPU up far more than 
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