[Ilugc] Re: Conrolling screen brightness globally.
logulinux at gmx.net
Thu Dec 4 10:07:10 IST 2008
>> I think xbacklight utility (xclient) should help here, so I would
>> also like know where to place the startup applications for gdm. Or
>> it possible to do that with X server (xorg.conf) itself.
> I am not sure about gdm, but I use xdm, and adding 'xbacklight -set
> my login manager's Xsetup file did the trick.
> I have a xdm theme, so the location is /etc/X11/xdm/archlinux/Xsetup.
> You just have to find out your login manager's X init scripts
location and add
> that you want to Xsetup.
Thank you Sujith, Girish and Kapil for extending help.
I added the "xbacklight" utility to /etc/gdm/Init/Default file and
that did what I wanted.
PS: sorry for not maintaining proper thread.
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