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ACPI event listener.

Nov 2003
acpi_listen(8)                       System Manager's Manual                       acpi_listen(8)

NAME acpi_listen - ACPI event listener
SYNOPSIS acpi_listen [options]
DESCRIPTION acpid is the system-wide ACPI event catcher. acpi_listen is a simple shell-friendly tool which connects to acpid and listens for events. When an event occurs, acpi_listen will print it on stdout.
OPTIONS -c, --count events Receive up to a maximum number of ACPI events, then exit. -s, --socketfile filename This option changes the name of the UNIX domain socket which acpid opens. Default is /var/run/acpid.socket. -t, --time seconds Listen for the specified time in seconds, before exiting. -v, --version Print version information and exit. -h, --help Show help and exit.
FILES /var/run/acpid.socket
BUGS There are no known bugs. To file bug reports, see AUTHORS below.
SEE ALSO acpid(8)
AUTHORS Ted Felix ( Tim Hockin <> Luca Capello <>
Nov 2003 acpi_listen(8)
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