Update on DeviceKit
daniel.stone at nokia.com
Fri May 9 06:41:37 PDT 2008
On Fri, May 09, 2008 at 02:38:11PM +0100, ext Bastien Nocera wrote:
> On Fri, 2008-05-09 at 12:05 +0100, Matthew Garrett wrote:
> > On Fri, May 09, 2008 at 11:52:08AM +0100, Bastien Nocera wrote:
> > > - the hardware does the changes itself, but we want user-space to be
> > > made aware of the changes ("laptop_panel.brightness_in_hardware" key in
> > > HAL)
> > Key notifications are sent. We possibly still want something to bridge
> > these onto dbus, since we have something of an issue in X right now when
> > it comes to keycode use.
> After some fixes by Richard, gnome-power-manager can use XBACKLIGHT just
> fine, apart from the get/set being utterly slow. We're talking a third
> of a second to set the backlight, compared to it being instant going
> through HAL and the Dell smbios utilities.
If only we had some way to report and subsequently fix bugs. :)
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