i8kutils-1.40-1pclos2015.x86_64.rpm


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Description

i8kutils - Dell laptop SMM BIOS support

Distribution: PCLinuxOS
Repository: PCLinuxOS x86_64
Package name: i8kutils
Package version: 1.40
Package release: 1pclos2015
Package architecture: x86_64
Package type: rpm
Installed size: 42.00 KB
Download size: 42.00 KB
Official Mirror: ftp.nluug.nl
This package contains a user-space programs for accessing the SMM BIOS of Dell Inspiron and Latitude laptops. The SMM BIOS is used on many recent laptops to implement APM functionalities and to access custom hardware, for example cooling fans and volume buttons. Also provided is a cool and useful plugin for gkrellm. Note that you need the "Dell Laptop" option compiled into your kernel (included in the main kernel tree since 2.4.14-pre8)

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  • i8kutils = 1.40-1pclos2015
  • i8kutils(x86-64) = 1.40-1pclos2015

    Install Howto

    1. Enable PCLinuxOS x86_64 repository in /etc/apt/sources.list:
      rpm http://ftp.nluug.nl/pub/os/Linux/distr/pclinuxos/pclinuxos/apt/ pclinuxos/64bit x86_64
      
    2. Update the package index:
      # apt-get update
    3. Install i8kutils rpm package:
      # apt-get install i8kutils
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