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Laptop Mode Tools 1.67 released

Laptop Mode Tools version 1.67 is released. With this power-saving package for Linux systems it’s possible to increase battery life of a laptop.

Laptop Mode Tools

Laptop Mode Tools

According to developer Ritesh Raj Sarraf this release has many important bug fixes and as you may notice it features some extensive power tweaks.

Changelog

  • Relax minimum window size to accommodate low res screens
  • Fix variable name to comply with our “constants” assumptions
  • Get more aggressive in power saving for Intel HD Audio
  • Account Device Mapper devices
  • Add swsusp freeze support
  • Switch battery-level-polling default to True
  • Detect ethernet carrier, early and reliably changes the boolean setting *_ACTIVATE_SATA_POWER to a customizable _SATA_POLICY, with backward-compatible defaults and documentation ( Thanks Yuir D’Elia)

 

Head over here for the download links.