Questions tagged [acpid]

acpid is a small daemon that responds to power-related events, such as closing the laptop lid or pressing the power button. It is responsible for behaviors such as suspending the computer when the laptop lid is closed. acpid services may be provided by the traditional acpid implementation, as well as a systemd-provided version.

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ACPId suspend-to-ram: can you specify waking up using keyboard events?

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" &...
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Acpid event denied by SELinux, how can I savely allow the event without opening security holes?

I installed Fedora (3.17.2-200.fc20.x86_64) on my new Notebook (Lenovo Yoga Pad) and wanted to add this script to trigger whenever I flip over my screen. The script triggered whith the event is ...
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Acpid and Startup Brightness

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 ...
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Can't run vlock-cmatrixreloaded with acpid anymore, after switching to systemd

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 ...
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Why there is no /var/log/acpid?

It seems some system has /var/log/acpid I installed a CentOS-7-x86_64-DVD-1810 I didn't see this folder. I want to see the ACPI power off event logs.
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Power Button script runs only for the first time

I'm using Debian 8 and I'm booting my system with Linux 4.1.2 with systemd. I had a working script that does something and suspends the pc. After upgrades, the script was not working anymore. When I ...