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NAME

radeontool --- utility to get/set registers and to control backlight on radeon based laptops  

SYNOPSIS

radeontool [option] [command]  

DESCRIPTION

This manual page documents briefly the radeontool command.

This manual page was written for the Debian distribution because the original program does not have a manual page.

radeontool is a program that switches on/off backlight and external output on ATI Radeon based laptops, and is able to list or set register values.  

COMMANDS

You can specify one of the following commands:

dac [on|off]
Power down the external video output
light [on|off]
Power down the backlight
stretch [on|off|vert|horiz|auto|manual]
Adjusts stretching for resolution mismatch
regs
Show a listing of some random registers
regmatch [pattern]
Show registers matching wildcard pattern
regset [pattern] [value]
Set registers matching wildcard pattern
 

OPTIONS

These programs follow the usual GNU command line syntax, with long options starting with two dashes (`-'). A summary of options is included below.

--debug
Show a little debug info
--skip=n
Skips the first n cards and acts on the n+1
 

AUTHOR

This manual page was written by Luigi Gangitano luigi@debian.org for the Debian system (but may be used by others). Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU General Public License, Version 2 any later version published by the Free Software Foundation.
 

On Debian systems, the complete text of the GNU General Public License can be found in /usr/share/common-licenses/GPL.
 


 

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Time: 15:27:58 GMT, June 11, 2010

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