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How to control brightness on Wayland?

asked 2018-11-17 15:28:24 -0600

freeridr05 gravatar image

I can't seem to control brightness on my X1 yoga (1st gen OLED) and it appears to be because of the Wayland display protocol.

XDG_SESSION_TYPE=wayland

Any ideas how to get brightness controls working?

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answered 2018-11-17 20:04:28 -0600

carlwgeorge gravatar image

I haven't dealt with this myself, but it appears that the regular GNOME brightness doesn't work on OLED displays. This GNOME extension might help.

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This works great - thank you so much!

freeridr05 gravatar imagefreeridr05 ( 2018-11-19 00:23:45 -0600 )edit

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