acpilight - xbacklight replacement using ACPI to set display brightnes

Property Value
Distribution Slackware 14.2
Repository Alien Bob x86_64
Package name acpilight
Package version 1.0
Package release 1alien
Package architecture noarch
Package type tgz
Installed size 70.00 KB
Download size 20.00 KB
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acpilight is a backward-compatibile replacement for xbacklight
that uses the ACPI interface to set the display brightness.
On modern laptops "acpilight" can control both display and keyboard
backlight uniformly on either X11, the console or Wayland.
acpilight home:


Package Version Architecture Repository
acpilight-1.0-noarch-1alien.tgz 1.0 noarch Alien Bob
acpilight - - -


Type URL
Binary Package acpilight-1.0-noarch-1alien.tgz
Source Package unknown

Install Howto

  1. Download acpilight-1.0-noarch-1alien.tgz
  2. Install acpilight tgz package:
    # upgradepkg --install-new acpilight-1.0-noarch-1alien.tgz



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