Change brightness through commandline

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k0tuk
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Change brightness through commandline

Postby k0tuk » Wed Oct 29, 2008 8:59 am

Hi!

is it possible to change brightness through the command line? I have tried xbacklight, but it doesn`t work with my Acer Aspire 7720G.

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Re: Change brightness through commandline

Postby terrorblader » Wed Oct 29, 2008 10:55 am

Works fine for me (Aspire 5720Z)
Tried:

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xbacklight -inc 10

and works fine

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Re: Change brightness through commandline

Postby k0tuk » Wed Oct 29, 2008 3:21 pm

No outputs have backlight property

that`s what terminal says :)


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