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Package: light (1.2.2-2)

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Light is a useful tool to control display brightness in lightweight desktops or window managers that do not have bundled applications for this purpose.

Most modern laptops have moved away from hardware controlled brightness and require software control. Light works where other software has proven to be unreliable, e.g. xbacklight. It can even be used from the console as it does not rely on X.

Light has features like setting a minimum brightness value, as well as saving and restoring the brightness at reboot and startup.

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Architecture Package Size Installed Size Files
alpha (unofficial port) 19.3 kB58.0 kB [list of files]
amd64 19.9 kB57.0 kB [list of files]
arm64 18.9 kB57.0 kB [list of files]
armel 21.3 kB57.0 kB [list of files]
armhf 20.2 kB49.0 kB [list of files]
hppa (unofficial port) 20.1 kB58.0 kB [list of files]
i386 21.6 kB65.0 kB [list of files]
ia64 (unofficial port) 22.2 kB78.0 kB [list of files]
m68k (unofficial port) 18.9 kB57.0 kB [list of files]
mips64el 19.3 kB65.0 kB [list of files]
mipsel 20.1 kB60.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64 (unofficial port) 21.1 kB90.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64el 20.9 kB90.0 kB [list of files]
riscv64 (unofficial port) 18.3 kB50.0 kB [list of files]
s390x 18.6 kB57.0 kB [list of files]
sh4 (unofficial port) 21.1 kB53.0 kB [list of files]
sparc64 (unofficial port) 17.4 kB59.0 kB [list of files]
x32 (unofficial port) 19.9 kB57.0 kB [list of files]