apmiser

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Get the latest release of apmiser
apmiser requires Perl version 5.000 or higher, tpctl version 0.8.7 or higher, and APM configured in your kernel.

Download apmiser 1.1 (gzipped tarball)

Get the development versions of apmiser from CVS
apmiser is pretty stable, but you can get the cutting edge development versions from CVS. Here's what you need to do:

$ cvs -d:pserver:cvs@www.sifry.com:/cvsroot login

Password is "cvs"

$ cvs -d:pserver:cvs@www.sifry.com:/cvsroot co -P apmiser

Installation
Dead Simple.

# make install

Usage
All you have to do is run apmiser as root or any user that can call tpctl and effectively make changes to the power management configuration. To make apmiser verbose, you can run it with the -v option from the command line, and it will tell you a variety of things, mot importantly when it is acivating and deactivating power savings modes.
License
apmiser is licensed under the GPL. See the LICENSE file for more details.