upower - abstraction for power management

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name upower
Package version 0.9.17
Package release 1
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 429 B
Download size 100.22 KB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
upower provides an interface to enumerate power sources on the system
and control system-wide power management. Any application can access the
org.freedesktop.UPower service on the system message bus. Some
operations (such as suspending the system) are restricted using PolicyKit.


Package Version Architecture Repository
upower_0.9.17-1_amd64.deb 0.9.17 amd64 Debian Main
upower - - -


Name Value
dbus -
libc6 >= 2.4
libdbus-1-3 >= 1.0.2
libdbus-glib-1-2 >= 0.88
libglib2.0-0 >= 2.30.0
libgudev-1.0-0 >= 146
libimobiledevice2 >= 0.9.7
libplist1 >= 0.16
libpolkit-gobject-1-0 >= 0.99
libupower-glib1 >= 0.9.2
libusb-1.0-0 >= 2:1.0.8
pm-utils -
udev -


Type URL
Binary Package upower_0.9.17-1_i386.deb
Source Package upower

Install Howto

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




2012-06-25 - Martin Pitt <mpitt@debian.org>
upower (0.9.17-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream bug fix release.
* Drop 00git_powersupply_property.patch, upstream now.
* debian/control: Add XS-Testsuite: header as per current DEP-8 spec.
* debian/tests/control: Depend on @, to also include our gir package and
other packages we might have forgotten.
* debian/tests/control: Drop undefined "no-build-needed" feature.
2012-06-14 - Martin Pitt <mpitt@debian.org>
upower (0.9.16-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Add 00git_powersupply_property.patch: Fix wrong PowerSupply property for
devices without a scope sysfs attribute. Also committed to upstream git.
(LP: #1012578)
2012-04-30 - Michael Biebl <biebl@debian.org>
upower (0.9.16-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix changelog. The one uploaded in 0.9.16-1 was incomplete due to a
missing merge.
2012-04-30 - Michael Biebl <biebl@debian.org>
upower (0.9.16-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* Drop explicit Build-Depends on gir1.2-glib-2.0.
* Use the systemd service file that is shipped upstream now.
2012-04-03 - Martin Pitt <mpitt@debian.org>
upower (0.9.15-3) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/tests/control: Add missing python3 and python3-gi test
* Add 00git_fix_libusb_crash.patch: Fix crash in up_device_csr_finalize().
Patch also committed to upstream git. (LP: #972300)
* debian/copyright: Update to copyright 1.0 format and fix upstream URL.
* debian/control: Update Standards-Version to 3.9.3.
2012-02-11 - Michael Biebl <biebl@debian.org>
upower (0.9.15-2) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control: Change section of gir1.2-upowerglib-1.0 to introspection.
* Install systemd service file for upowerd.
2011-12-05 - Michael Biebl <biebl@debian.org>
upower (0.9.15-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* debian/control: Fix the versioned Build-Depends on dpkg-dev.
The buildflags.mk snippet was added in version 1.16.1, not 1.6.1.
2011-11-12 - Michael Biebl <biebl@debian.org>
upower (0.9.14-3) unstable; urgency=low
[ Michael Biebl ]
* debian/control: Add Build-Depends on libglib2.0-doc for proper
cross-references in the gtk-doc API documentation.
* Enable default hardening options from dpkg-buildflags.
- Use buildflags.mk snippet in debian/rules.
- Add Build-Depends on dpkg-dev (>= 1.6.1).
[ Martin Pitt ]
* debian/tests/upstream-system: Just redirect integration-test's stderr to
stdout, this is easier to test and still fulfills DEP-8.
2011-11-07 - Martin Pitt <mpitt@debian.org>
upower (0.9.14-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Add debian/tests/control and debian/tests/upstream-system:
DEP-8/autopkgtest control file for running the upstream tests.
2011-10-03 - Michael Biebl <biebl@debian.org>
upower (0.9.14-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
- Fix kFreeBSD detection.
- Fix linux up_backend_supports_sleep_state() return code.
(Closes: #639754)

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