Man page for apt-get ddccontrol Command
This tutorial shows the man page for man ddccontrol in linux.
Open terminal with 'su' access and type the command as shown below:
Result of the Command Execution shown below:
ddccontrol A utility to control monitor parameters via software
ddccontrol [ b datadir] [ v] [ c] [ d] [ f] [ s] [ r ctrl [ w value]] [ p|dev]
This manual page documents briefly the ddccontrol command.
ddccontrol is an open source utility which allows controlling monitor parameters via software.
A summary of options is included below.
dev device, e.g. dev:/dev/i2c 0
p probe I2C devices to find monitor buses
c query capability
d query ctrls 0 255
r query ctrl
w value to write to ctrl
f force (avoid validity checks)
s save settings
v verbosity (specify more to increase)
b ddccontrol db directory (if other than /usr/share/ddccontrol db)
The program is documented fully in
The project homepage: http://ddccontrol.sourceforge.net
ddccontrol was written by Oleg I. Vdovikin and Nicolas Boichat.
Copyright 2004 2005 Oleg I. Vdovikin (email@example.com)
Copyright 2004 2006 Nicolas Boichat (firstname.lastname@example.org)
This manual page was written by Roberto C. Sanchez
July 26, 2006 DDCCONTROL(1)