dapper: replacement for tpb?

Marius Gedminas marius at pov.lt
Thu Mar 23 11:25:32 UTC 2006


On Tue, Mar 21, 2006 at 11:53:05AM +0200, Marius Gedminas wrote:
> tpb is a program for Thinkpads that watches for certain bits changing in
> /dev/nvram and pops up on-screen notifications (with xosd) when you
> change things like LCD brightness or the volume.  It can also run
> external programs when some hardware buttons are pressed.
> 
> Dapper's hotkey-setup conflicts with tpb, because it took over over
> watching /dev/nvram for hardware button presses.
> 
> Is there a replacement for tpb's on-screen-display part?

Actually, GNOME does display a nice popup bar when I press the volume
keys.  I suppose I can live without the other notifications.

Marius Gedminas
-- 
Please note that I only check linux-utf8 on Tuesdays when they happen
on a tenth of December, so please CC me with any replies.
	-- Juliusz Chroboczek
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: signature.asc
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 189 bytes
Desc: Digital signature
URL: <https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-users/attachments/20060323/1285ad61/attachment.pgp>


More information about the ubuntu-users mailing list