Fedora 15, new and exciting plans

Matthew Garrett mjg59 at srcf.ucam.org
Tue Nov 23 19:56:05 UTC 2010

On Tue, Nov 23, 2010 at 06:23:10PM +0100, Kevin Kofler wrote:

> Huh? KDE trunk (4.6) already uses XRandR backlight setting in PowerDevil:
> http://websvn.kde.org/trunk/KDE/kdebase/workspace/powerdevil/daemon/backends/upower/xrandrbrightness.cpp?revision=1194096&view=markup
> and it appears to work fine for those who have coded this.
> It might not to work for proprietary drivers, but that's those drivers' 
> problem. KDE basically requires XRandR since at least 4.0.

Well, that's unfortunate - XRandR backlight control is only implemented 
on -intel.

Matthew Garrett | mjg59 at srcf.ucam.org

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