Re: pbbuttonsd && APM events (/etc/apm/*.d/)
On Fri, 2003-06-13 at 03:36, email@example.com wrote:
> Quoting Stefano Zacchiroli <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> > Advanced Power Management (Daemon): is a daemon able to trigger
> > actions
> > upon receiving power management daemon. You can use it to perform the
> > actions actually done by pbbuttonsd, but even more ...
> > For example /etc/apm/event.d/anacron is a script that start anacron
> > only
> > when you connect your laptop to a power supply. Apmd each time a power
> > management event is received look in /etc/apm/event.d/ and invoke the
> > scripts found there with arguments describing which event occured.
> x86 specific nonsense.
APM the hardware standard may be, but the /etc/apm/event.d/* hooks don't
look x86 specific at all to me. If pmud used them, that might save
people some common configuration headaches.
Earthling Michel Dänzer \ Debian (powerpc), XFree86 and DRI developer
Software libre enthusiast \ http://svcs.affero.net/rm.php?r=daenzer