Call For Testing: pm-utils-powersave-policy

Dustin Kirkland kirkland at
Fri Mar 19 19:53:15 GMT 2010

On Thu, Mar 18, 2010 at 9:59 AM, Chase Douglas <chase.douglas at> wrote:
> I've been working on some fixes, additions, and cleanup to the current
> pm-utils-powersave-policy package that's slated for inclusion in
> Lucid. The package takes some of the good stuff from the old
> laptop-mode-tools package and moves it to policy scripts that are
> invoked by pm-powersave when on battery power. The items currently
> include:
> * 10 second audio codec power down (vs no power down)
> * 1 minute console (tty1) screen powersave timeout
> * 60 (vs 15) second dirty page writeback timeout
> * Disable WOL for ethernet devices

Is there an easy way to override this one somewhere in an admin
editable /etc conffile?  Disabling WoL is definitely never desirable
to me.


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