Shutdown/Suspend on low battery

Rob2687 ulist at
Wed May 25 05:38:37 UTC 2005

bularsson Wrote: 
> Hi 


> I was about to post the same question. I remember now that there are
> UPS daemons that allow programing (at user level) an automatic shutdown
> when the battery reaches certain (low) level. It should exist something
> similar for laptops. 


> B.

Try "sleepd"

It's supposed to suspend when it detects no activity from the mouse or
keyboard, but can supposedly be set to suspend when it detects low
battery too.

I can't find much info on it, does anyone know how to set it up?


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