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Re: [SLE] Power management
  • From: wulfie@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx (wulfie)
  • Date: Thu, 30 Mar 2000 23:31:18 +0100 (BST)
  • Message-id: <Pine.LNX.4.21.0003302329560.1805-100000@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>



apmd & the power management section of the kernel. Works a treat on my
laptop. Plenty of apm config functions in kde alpha apps.

On Thu, 30 Mar 2000, Paul W. Abrahams wrote:

> Does Linux have any supporting software for power
> management? Or is this purely a BIOS function? My
> motherboard manual (Tyan) says under DPMS support:
>
> Select this option if your monitor supports the Display
> Power Management Signalling (DPMS) standard of the Video
> Electronics Standards Association. Use the software
> supplied for your video subsystem to select video power
> management values.
>
> I would have thought it's purely a BIOS function except for
> that last sentence.
>
> Paul Abrahams
>
>
>
>


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