How to Install brightd in Ubuntu 18.04

Install brightd by entering the following commands in the terminal:

sudo apt update
sudo apt install brightd


daemon which regulates brightness of LCDs dynamically

The idea is taken from the way Macs behave: If a user is inactive for a certain time, it automatically darkens the screen. It is designed for IBM/Lenovo Thinkpads, but works with every display which is controllable via /sys/class/backlight/.


Version: 0.4.1-1ubuntu2

Section: universe/utils