FreeBSD on macbook & backlight module

Ian FREISLICH ianf at
Sat Jan 19 09:09:09 PST 2008

Rui Paulo wrote:
> On Jan 15, 2008, at 8:34 PM, Eric Anholt wrote:
> > I use xbacklight -set <percentage> to control backlight.  Your issue
> > with it flipping to only a high/low value may have been the one  
> > jbarnes
> > fixed in git recently (apparently a low bit got redefined on us).
> That's great news.  This way we can rely on Xorg to set the backlight  
> instead of adding one more kernel module.

Neither work for me - my MacBook 17" uses the Radeon Mobility X1600
(M56P) chip.


Ian Freislich

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