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New graphics/intel-backlight port

Authored by grembo on Jul 5 2015, 11:03 PM.



Taken from intel-gpu-tool, intel-backlight allows reading and
adjusting the current backlight level on many modern intel
GPUs, regardless of proper X driver support.

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grembo retitled this revision from to New graphics/intel-backlight port.
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Maybe the plist is a bit useless here:

PLIST_FILES= bin/intel_backlight

Should do the same thing.

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Stop wasting inodes.

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This revision is now accepted and ready to land.Jul 6 2015, 11:25 AM
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Use of sudo assumes the user has security/sudo installed. They might not, though, because the port does not depend on it. Might be better to change the examples to show a root prompt, and (optionally) mention the root requirement:

Usage (as root):

  1. intel-backlight ...