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Simple script to catch the changes to backlight events on Sony laptops in
combination with the nvidia_bl found here:

Tested with a Sony Vaio VPCCW1S1E Laptop.

This has been tested on openSUSE 11.2 but should work on any distributions.

        * Backlight functionality for Sony Laptops
          in combination with nvidia_bl driver.
          Tested with Sony VAIO VPCCW1S1E.

        * nvidia_bl (

        1. Copy the script to /etc/init.d/
           $ sudo cp /etc/init.d/

        2. Add script to your startup sequence.
           This how you do it in openSUSE.
           $ sudo yast runlevel add

        3. To start the script either reboot your computer or start the script like this.
           $ sudo /etc/init.d/ start

Please report any bugs to the following address: