Bug 1297725 - RFE: include standalone brightness control
RFE: include standalone brightness control
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-shell (Show other bugs)
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x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Owen Taylor
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2016-01-12 05:25 EST by Jiri Prajzner
Modified: 2016-01-13 10:41 EST (History)
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Description Jiri Prajzner 2016-01-12 05:25:24 EST
Description of problem:
Please include standalone brightness control into Fedora by default. The best location would be under display settings (and not only under power settings - it's really counter-intuitive). The HW keys are not always working on all laptops, therefore people should be able to set brightness via SW control.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
3.18.3

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. open Settings > Display
2. look for brightness control
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Actual results:
There's no brightness control under Display

Expected results:
There's a brightness control under Display and not only under Power

Additional info:
Comment 1 Owen Taylor 2016-01-13 10:02:17 EST
Why doesn't the brightness slider on the drop down menu at the upper right of the screen work for you?
Comment 2 Jiri Prajzner 2016-01-13 10:08:34 EST
It does, I completely overlooked it.
Thanks and sorry.

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