[Goodies-dev] Power manager 0.8.0alpha2
aliov at xfce.org
Wed Apr 8 09:05:32 CEST 2009
Mike Massonnet wrote:
> 2009/4/8 Mike Massonnet <mmassonnet at gmail.com>:
>> 2009/4/4 Ali Abdallah <aliov at xfce.org>:
>> Hi Ali,
>>> This is a second alpha release of the version 0.8
>> I left a mail in the other thread about buttons and luminosity. In
>> fact they don't work on my Acer Aspire One. For the luminosity I have
>> no clue (I guess it works from the hardware...). For the buttons, I
>> tweaked a script provided by Debian (/etc/acpi/powerbtn.sh) to check
>> if xfce4-power-manager is running. I did so but then xfpm doesn't
>> notice when I press the power button. Yves-Alexis let me know that
>> when I press the power button, someone (the kernel) has to send a
>> message to hal.
>> Tho, I tried gnome-power-manager just before, and it works fine if I
>> press the power button. Even the "ask me the question" is working fine
>> (good job Brian!) :-)
> Also to mention that the applet provided by gpm to control the
> luminosity isn't working either. As said, I suspect this to be done
> under the hood.
Please lshal > output, and attach me the output.
>>> and here are the changes:
>>> *: Automatically detects of the application inhibiting the power manager
>>> crashed and didn't send UnInhibit message with the cookie. (Media player for
>>> *: Brightness popup indicating the current brightness level when the user
>>> presses brightness up or down keys.
>>> *: Block any other notification when the Critical battery notification is
>>> *: Exit option in the context menu.
>>> *: Added man pages, thanks for Robby Workman for the help.
>>> *: Fix some issues with wrong values shown in the settings dialog.
>>> Cheers and have a nice day,
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