Module: backlight

Patrick Ziegler edited this page Nov 15, 2018 · 14 revisions

If this module doesn't work for you, try to use the new xbacklight module


This module shows information about the current monitor backlight setting.

Basic settings

[module/backlight]
type = internal/backlight

; Use the following command to list available cards:
; $ ls -1 /sys/class/backlight/
card = intel_backlight

Additional formatting

; Available tags:
;   <label> (default)
;   <ramp>
;   <bar>
format = <label>

; Available tokens:
;   %percentage% (default)
label = %percentage%%

; Only applies if <ramp> is used
ramp-0 = 🌕
ramp-1 = 🌔
ramp-2 = 🌓
ramp-3 = 🌒
ramp-4 = 🌑

; Only applies if <bar> is used
bar-width = 10
bar-indicator = |
bar-fill = ─
bar-empty = ─
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