brightlight - CLI tool to change screen back-light brightness

Property Value
Distribution Fedora 27
Repository Fedora Updates i386
Package filename brightlight-7-1.fc27.i686.rpm
Package name brightlight
Package version 7
Package release 1.fc27
Package architecture i686
Package type rpm
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer -
Download size 14.54 KB
Installed size 15.50 KB
brightlight gets and sets the screen back-light brightness on Linux systems
using the kernel sysfs interface.


Package Version Architecture Repository
brightlight-7-1.fc27.x86_64.rpm 7 x86_64 Fedora Updates
brightlight - - -


Name Value - - -
rtld(GNU_HASH) -


Name Value
brightlight = 7-1.fc27
brightlight(x86-32) = 7-1.fc27


Type URL
Binary Package brightlight-7-1.fc27.i686.rpm
Source Package brightlight-7-1.fc27.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install brightlight rpm package:

# dnf install brightlight




2018-10-09 - Justin W. Flory <> - 7-1
- Upgrade to upstream major release
2018-07-12 - Fedora Release Engineering <> - 5-4
- Rebuilt for
2018-02-07 - Fedora Release Engineering <> - 5-3
- Rebuilt for
2017-11-09 - Justin W. Flory <> - 5-2
- setuid to root to change back-light brightness as non-privileged user
2017-10-31 - Justin W. Flory <> - 5-1
- Tweak to the Makefile, contributed by Igor Gnatenko
2017-10-21 - Justin W. Flory <> - 4-1
- First brightlight package

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