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acpi_listen

Section: Maintenance Commands (8)

Updated: Nov 2003

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NAME

acpi_listen - ACPI event listener

SYNOPSIS

acpi_listen [options]

DESCRIPTION

acpid is the system-wide ACPI event catcher. acpi_listen is a simple shell-friendly tool which connects to acpid and listens for events. When an event occurs, acpi_listen will print it on stdout.

OPTIONS

-c, --count events
Receive up to a maximum number of ACPI events, then exit.:
-s, --socketfile filename
This option changes the name of the UNIX domain socket which acpid opens. Default is /var/run/acpid.socket.:
-t, --time seconds
Listen for the specified time in seconds, before exiting.:
-v, --version
Print version information and exit.:
-h, --help
Show help and exit.:

FILES

/var/run/acpid.socket

BUGS

There are no known bugs. To file bug reports, see AUTHORS below.

SEE ALSO

acpid?(8)

AUTHORS

Ted Felix (www.tedfelix.com)

Tim Hockin <[email protected]>

Luca Capello <[email protected]>


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