Bug 694959 - Brightness is set to maximum when on battery
Brightness is set to maximum when on battery
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-power-manager (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Richard Hughes
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2011-04-09 02:52 EDT by Fabien Archambault
Modified: 2012-08-07 16:02 EDT (History)
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Description Fabien Archambault 2011-04-09 02:52:17 EDT
Description of problem: Every time you unplug or start the computer with the power supply unplugged the luminosity is set to maximum. I believe it should be set to minimum or at least could be configurable.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): gnome-power-manager-2.91.93-1.fc15.x86_64

How reproducible: always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Unplug power supply
2. The luminosity is at the same level
Perhaps this is a nouveau issue? (xorg-x11-drv-nouveau-0.0.16-24.20110324git8378443.fc15.x86_64)
Comment 1 Fabien Archambault 2011-04-09 03:04:35 EDT
Also true after update: gnome-power-manager-3.0.0-1.fc15.x86_64
Comment 2 Richard Hughes 2011-04-26 05:58:14 EDT
It's set to the system default at startup. We're probably going to copy the behaviour from Win7 for 3.2 as it makes more sense than what we have now.
Comment 3 Fabien Archambault 2011-05-04 07:29:33 EDT
I figured out something today. I booted on Fedora with th switch for the wireless/bluetooth off and then the screen luminosity was at a small level.
Once I switched on the button it was set again to maximum.

Is it related?
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