acpid is a small daemon that responds power-related events, such as closing the laptop lid. It is responsible for behaviors such as suspending the computera when a laptop lid is closed. acpid services may be provided by the traditional acpid implementation, as well as a systemd-provided version.
This is Gentoo Linux with OpenRC (updated to systemd later on), and ACPI + some power management features in the kernel for Intel. ACPId is up and running. I can suspend to ram using: echo -n "mem" ...
On Arch Linux on my laptop, I have acpid control the brightness level based on AC plug events. Plugging in gives me max brightness and running on battery sets it at the minimum. My problem is that ...
In the old days, I configured acpid to launch vlock-cmatrixreloaded when I press Fn + F2, now it no longer works since systemd handles TTYs, I just got a screen flash when I press those keys. The ...