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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.
connect(2)
 

AUTHORS

        Tim Hockin <thockin@sun.com>
        Luca Capello <luca@pca.it>
 
acpi_listen(8)
 

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