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powerprofilesctl - Man Page

Command line utility to control Power Profiles Daemon

Examples (TL;DR)

Synopsis

powerprofilesctl [-h] {list,list-holds,get,set,launch,version} ...

Positional Arguments

powerprofilesctl list

List available power profiles

usage: powerprofilesctl list [-h]

powerprofilesctl list-holds

List current power profile holds

usage: powerprofilesctl list-holds [-h]

powerprofilesctl get

Print the currently active power profile

usage: powerprofilesctl get [-h]

powerprofilesctl set

Set the currently active power profile

usage: powerprofilesctl set [-h] profile

arguments:

profile

Profile to use for set command

powerprofilesctl launch

Launch a command while holding a power profile

usage: powerprofilesctl launch [-h] [--profile PROFILE] [--reason REASON]
                              [--appid APPID]
                              [arguments ...]

Launch the command while holding a power profile,either performance, or power-saver. By default, the profile hold is for the performance profile, but it might not be available on all systems. See the list command for a list of available profiles.

arguments:

arguments

Command to launch

options:

--profile PROFILE, -p PROFILE

Profile to use for launch command

--reason REASON, -r REASON

Reason to use for launch command

--appid APPID, -i APPID

AppId to use for launch command

powerprofilesctl version

Print version information and exit

usage: powerprofilesctl version [-h]

Comments

Use “powerprofilesctl COMMAND --help” to get detailed help for individual commands

Author

Bastien Nocera
Mario Limonciello

Distribution

The latest version of power-profiles-daemon may be downloaded from https://gitlab.freedesktop.org/upower/power-profiles-daemon

Info

2024-06-11 power-profiles-daemon 0.21 Power Profiles Daemon Control Program