acpi-support 0.140 source package in Ubuntu


acpi-support (0.140) precise; urgency=low

  [ James Ferguson ]
  * add support for Elantech touchpads.  LP: #953296.
  * events/lenovo-touchpad2: new event handler for an acpi event on newer
    ThinkPads which always maps to the touchpad.

  [ Troy Sankey ]
  *, events/asus-keyboard-backlight-{up,down}:
    add support for hotkey that adjusts the keyboard backlight on the ASUS
    G73jh and others.  LP: #931614.
 -- Steve Langasek <email address hidden>   Tue, 13 Mar 2012 09:24:01 -0700

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Steve Langasek on 2012-03-13
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acpi-support: scripts for handling many ACPI events

 This package contains scripts to react to various ACPI events. It only
 includes scripts for events that can be supported with some level of
 safety cross platform.
 It is able to:
  * Detect loss and gain of AC power, lid closure, and the press of a
    number of specific buttons (on Asus, IBM, Lenovo, Panasonic, Sony
    and Toshiba laptops).
  * Suspend, hibernate and resume the computer, with workarounds for
    hardware that needs it.
  * On some laptops, set screen brightness.