Xfce Power Manager 1.4.0
What it can be used for
With Xfce Power Manager, end-users will be able to change CPU frequency, monitor the battery of their laptops and netbooks, monitor DPMS settings, set up a power saving profile for two different modes “on AC power” or “on battery power,” control the action of the LID, control the hibernate and suspend functions, control the shutdown and sleep switches, as well as to control the LCD’s brightness.
Offers a set of freedesktop-compliant DBus interfaces
Xfce and Linux developers, should be interesting in the technical part of the Xfce Power Manager project, as it offers a collection of Freedesktop-compliant DBus interfaces, which can be used to inform other apps about the current power levels of your computer, so that they can reduce their power consumption.
Xfce Power Manager is a standalone graphical application, written with the help of the GTK+ GUI toolkit. In order for it to run as expected, the Glib 2.30 or higher, DBus 1.1 or higher, DBus glib 0.84 or higher, libxfce4ui 4.10.0 or later, libxfce4util 4.10.0 or later, libnotify 0.4.1 or higher, xfconf 4.10.0 or higher, libxfce4panel 4.10.0 or higher (needed for the Xfce Panel applet), lxpanel 0.5.6 or higher (needed for the LXPanel applet), XRandR 1.2.0 or later, DPMS X11 extension, UPower 0.9.7 or higher, Polkit 0.91 or later, Consolekit and LoginD/SystemD must be installed.
Reviewed by Marius Nestor on September 16th, 2014
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- Miscellaneous bug fixes:
- Conditionally use xfce_dialog_show_help_with_version
- Add support for lxpanel 0.7+ (Bug 11108)
- Yves-Alexis Perez fixed the logic of xfconf logind inhibition keys
Application descriptionXfce Power Manager is an open source program that integrates into the Xfce control panel and provides end-users with p...