Joined: 20 Jun 2010 Posts: 3982 Location: Kiel,Germany
Posted: Wed 03 Apr 2013, 15:51 Post_subject:
acpi package needed or something else perhaps?
acpid is an daemon in the background normally started by a script in /etc/init.d/ at boottime
that acts similar to f.ex. udevd :
It polls /proc/acpi/* files named button or similar,
and then launches scripts usually in /etc/acpi .