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UPower command line tool


upower [--enumerate] [--monitor] [--monitor-detail] [--help]

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upower is a simple command line client for the UPower(7) daemon. TODO: not fully documented.



Connect to the UPower daemon and print a line every time a power source is added, removed or changed.


Like --monitor but prints the full details of the power source whenever an event happens.


Show help options.


Please send bug reports to either the distribution or the DeviceKit mailing list, see on how to subscribe.

see also

upowerd, UPower,


Written by David Zeuthen davidz[:at:]redhat[:dot:]com with a lot of help from many others.

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