Brightness applet works in KDE but not in Gnome

Vincent Arnoux vincent.arnoux at
Thu Mar 19 19:26:13 UTC 2009

On Mon, Mar 9, 2009 at 20:11, Vincent Arnoux <vincent.arnoux at> wrote:
> Hello the list,
> As the title says, I have in issue with the brightness applet in gnome
> (the slider that lets you modify the screen brightness) on my 8.10
> laptop. In KDE it works fine. In Gnome, when I move the slider, the
> desktop will hang for a few minutes (5 to 10 minutes) and (very slow)
> step by (very slow) step reach the brightness level I set. How can I
> fix or at least where should I look to debug that behavior?
> Thanks,
> Vincent

OK, so I guess no one can give me a hint on this issue? Not even where
to look for log files? When starting the applet from a terminal, I get
no output.


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