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README.md

Caffeine

Intro

Simple open-source clone of the Caffeine Mac app for Ubuntu.

Caffeine screenshot

Written in Python, tested and developed on Ubuntu 14.04LTS.

Installation

First make sure to remove the other caffeine if you have installed it:

sudo apt-get remove caffeine --purge
sudo add-apt-repository --remove ppa:caffeine-developers/ppa
sudo add-apt-repository --remove ppa:behda/ppa

Now you can install:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:kzar/caffeine
sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install caffeine
nohup caffeine &

Releasing

Upload a new PPA release (Only package maintainer needs to do this, assumes version 0.0.2):

git clone https://github.com/kzar/caffeine
tar -zcf caffeine_0.0.2.orig.tar.gz caffeine
cd caffeine
debuild -S
dput ppa:kzar/caffeine ../caffeine_0.0.2_source.changes
# Release for other Ubuntu releases (precise, utopic)
http://askubuntu.com/a/30146/336620

License

Icons are copyright James Creixems, he kindly made them available for use, for free in any projects.

Source code is released under GPLv3

This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify
it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or
(at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  See the
GNU General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
along with this program.  If not, see <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/>.