systemd-ac-power - Man Page

Report whether we are connected to an external power source

Examples (TL;DR)

Synopsis

systemd-ac-power [Options...]

Description

systemd-ac-power may be used to check whether the system is running on AC power or not. By default it will simply return success (if we can detect that we are running on AC power) or failure, with no output. This can be useful for example to debug ConditionACPower= (see systemd.unit(5)).

Options

The following options are understood:

-v, ā€‰--verbose

Show result as text instead of just returning success or failure.

--low

Instead of showing AC power state, show low battery state. In this case will return zero if all batteries are currently discharging and below 5% of maximum charge. Returns non-zero otherwise.

-h, ā€‰--help

Print a short help text and exit.

--version

Print a short version string and exit.

Exit Status

On success (running on AC power), 0 is returned, a non-zero failure code otherwise.

See Also

systemd(1)

Referenced By

systemd.directives(7), systemd.index(7).

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