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Old 02-07-10, 02:42 PM   #23
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Default Re: Linux backlight driver

Originally Posted by damdim View Post
When you type
cat /sys/class/backlight/nvidia_backlight/brightness
do you get a result?
Also try as root
echo 50 | tee -a /sys/class/backlight/nvidia_backlight/brightness
to check if you can control the brightness.
I haven't changed anything else in the source. Also Fn keys don't work, only the slider of powerdevil.
That actually works. Thanks. Now we need something to allow gnome-brightness-applet, gnome-power-manager and function buttons to change the brightness.
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