powermgmt-base - Common utils and configs for power management

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name powermgmt-base
Package version 1.31+nmu1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 51 B
Download size 9.02 KB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
This package contains utilities and configuration files
for power management that are common to APM and ACPI.


Package Version Architecture Repository
powermgmt-base_1.31+nmu1_all.deb 1.31+nmu1 all Debian Main
powermgmt-base - - -


Name Value
apmd <= 3.0.2-1.17


Type URL
Binary Package powermgmt-base_1.31+nmu1_all.deb
Source Package powermgmt-base

Install Howto

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




2014-05-01 - Marco d'Itri <md@linux.it>
powermgmt-base (1.31+nmu1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Made the package architecture-all by rewriting it in shell scripts.
* debian/control: stop depending on makedev, udev and kmod since it is not
actually useful. (Closes: #666512, #684105, #681181)
2009-12-02 - Chris Hanson <cph@debian.org>
powermgmt-base (1.31) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control: Remove dependency on modutils.
* debian/powermgmt-base.postinst: Don't use /sbin/MAKEDEV.
(closes: Bug#449049)
* on_ac_power: Use /sys/class/power_supply if present on *all* systems,
not just acpi systems, as this should be the preferred abstraction on
all platforms.  LP: #321219.  (closes: Bug#555905)
* debian/control: Reverse order of udev and makedev.
(closes: Bug#546879)
* debian/control: Bump standards-version (no changes).
* debian/copyright: Update GPL reference to include version.
2008-09-01 - Joey Hess <joeyh@debian.org>
powermgmt-base (1.30+nmu1) unstable; urgency=low
* on_ac_power: Use /sys/class/power_supply on 2.6.25+ systems where
/proc/acpi/ac_adaptor is no longer present. Closes: #473629
(Patch by Vefa Bicakci.)
2008-02-17 - Chris Hanson <cph@debian.org>
powermgmt-base (1.30) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control: bump standards-version (no changes).
* Use /sbin/MAKEDEV rather than /dev/MAKEDEV.  (closes: Bug#449049)
2006-09-17 - Chris Hanson <cph@debian.org>
powermgmt-base (1.29) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix MAKEDEV reference to work when makedev package not installed.
(closes: Bug#387943)
2006-09-08 - Chris Hanson <cph@debian.org>
powermgmt-base (1.28) unstable; urgency=low
[requested by Marco d'Itri:]
* debian/control: change "makedev" dependency to "makedev|udev"
* debian/powermgmt-base.postrm: removed
* debian/powermgmt-base.postinst: removed devfs stuff
* debian/compat, debian/control: bump to version 5
2006-08-21 - Chris Hanson <cph@debian.org>
powermgmt-base (1.27) unstable; urgency=low
* on_ac_power must use explicit /sbin/ prefixes to refer to *_available,
since /sbin isn't normally on the path.  (closes: Bug#383981)
2006-08-17 - Chris Hanson <cph@debian.org>
powermgmt-base (1.26) unstable; urgency=low
* Make /usr/bin/on_ac_power be a symlink to the new location in /sbin,
for backwards compatibility.
2006-08-14 - Chris Hanson <cph@debian.org>
powermgmt-base (1.25) unstable; urgency=low
* Use cdbs for debian/rules.
* Move executables to /sbin.  (closes: Bug#367894)
* Eliminate obsolete devfs files.  (closes: Bug#374309)
* Add missing dependency for depmod.  (closes: Bug#375886)
2006-03-23 - Chris Hanson <cph@debian.org>
powermgmt-base (1.24) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/powermgmt-base.postinst: eliminate remnants of now-unused
debconf calls.  (closes: Bug#358393)
* Don't install /etc/modprobe.d/apm.  (closes: Bug#349056)
* Don't handle udev specially.  (closes: Bug#349058)
* Add "#include <stdlib.h>" to C programs to provide declaration of

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