pidgin-blinklight - Blinks your ThinkPad's ThinkLight upon new messages

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name pidgin-blinklight
Package version 0.11.1
Package release 1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 104 B
Download size 10.80 KB
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This plugin for Pidgin will blink your laptops when you get
new messages, so you notice them even if the conversation window ist not up
front and you don't have or don't see the window list.
To use this with an Thinkpad's ThinkLight, you need to have the ibm-acpi
kernel module loaded.
To use this with an ASUS laptop, you need to have the asus_acpi kernel
module loaded.


Package Version Architecture Repository
pidgin-blinklight_0.11.1-1_i386.deb 0.11.1 i386 Debian Main
pidgin-blinklight - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.2.5
pidgin << 3.0
pidgin >= 2.6


Name Value
pidgin >= 3.0


Type URL
Binary Package pidgin-blinklight_0.11.1-1_amd64.deb
Source Package pidgin-blinklight

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install pidgin-blinklight deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install pidgin-blinklight



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