[arch-general] [solved] Re: xbacklight broken in 3.13
awarewater at gmail.com
Sun Mar 2 18:11:30 EST 2014
On 2/21/14, Michael Hauser <awarewater at gmail.com> wrote:
> after update to kernel 3.13, xbacklight fails to adjust the brightness
> on my Asus EeePc 1015 PX; anyone in the same boat?
> echoing a number into:
> updates the value as expected, only it doesn't really do anything.
> Fell back to using the pci method (as described in the wiki) to reduce
> the glare for the time being.
> Regards, mih
> 'aware water' is an anagram for 'we are at war'
Hi, just wanted to let you know, adding the line:
Option "Backlight" "intel_backlight"
has restored the functionality; albeit with an interesting twist:
setting the backlight value to 0 now turns the backlight off.
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