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app to control auto brightness

asked 2016-05-13 02:09:31 -0500

Biji gravatar image

Is there any app to control auto brightness in fedora? But maybe using webcam because my laptop has no light sensor, or maybe based on time

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I do not think, your webcam has the ability to measure the intensity of light. In phones, there is a light sensor that measures the intensity of the light falling on it and adjusts the brightness of your LCD screen. I have never come across a laptop (not tablets/netbook) that has got a built in light sensor.

anishjp gravatar imageanishjp ( 2016-05-13 09:30:17 -0500 )edit

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answered 2016-05-13 09:30:25 -0500

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redshift might be used for that. It does not control the brightness however it sets color temperature of display according to time of day.

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thanks.. I like redshift. For brightness maybe I can set it using crontab, any suggestion what command should be run?

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