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Power management applet for Trinity

TDEPowersave is a TDE systray applet which allows to control the power management settings and policies of your computer.

Current feature list:

  • support for ACPI, APM and PMU
  • trigger suspend to disk/ram and standby
  • switch cpu frequency policy (between: performance, dynamic and powersave)
  • applet icon with information about AC state, battery fill and battery (warning) states
  • applet tooltip with information about battery fill and remaining battery time/percentage
  • autosuspend (to suspend the machine if the user has been inactive for a defined time)
  • a global configurable blacklist with programs which prevent autosuspend (e.g. videoplayer and cd burning tools)
  • trigger lock screen and select the lock method
  • KNotify support
  • online help
  • localisations for many languages

TDEPowersave supports schemes with following configurable specific settings for:

  • screensaver
  • DPMS
  • autosuspend
  • scheme specific blacklist for autosuspend
  • notification settings

You need the following packages to compile TDEPowersave:

  • dbus (dbus-devel, dbus-qt3-devel) >= 0.6.x recommended: >= 0.9.x
  • tdelibs3-devel recommended: >= 3.4.3/3.5.x
  • pkgconfig
  • xorg-x11-devel (for detect inactivity and set DPMS)

and maybe also these packages:

  • doxygen (for code documentation)
  • docbook, trinitysdk (handbook)

other (may) needed packages for run all TDEPowersave features:

  • PolicyKit, recommended >= 0.2



If you wish to contribute to tdepowersave, you might do so:

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