Bug#402193: ITP: macbook-backlight -- Program to change the brightness of Apple MacBook
Le 08.12.2006, à 21:08:49, Enrico Tassi a écrit:
> Package: wnpp
> Severity: wishlist
> Owner: Enrico Tassi <email@example.com>
> * Package name : macbook-backlight
> Version :
> Upstream Author : Ryan Lortie <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> * URL : http://desrt.mcmaster.ca/code/macbook-backlight/
> * License : GPL
> Programming Lang: C
> Description : Program to change the brightness of Apple MacBook
> A simple C program to change the brightness of the MacBook display
> tweaking some hardware registers. It works for the first (Core Duo) and
> the second (Core 2 Duo) generation of MacBook.
You can also have a look at the different (and maybe more actively
maintained) version available from .
Maybe it would be a good idea to have a Debian package containing the
different tools available at  instead of just the backlight tool.
The other interesting tools are:
- temperature (of the CPU)
- hdaps-gl (GL-based laptop model that rotates in real-time via hdaps)
These are 2 shell scripts and 2 small C programs. It would be a waste of
resources to have a Debian package for each of these.
I also propose myself as co-maintainer. I have a write svn access to the
Dr. Ludovic Rousseau Ludovic.Rousseau@free.fr
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