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xbacklight, squeeze and my NC10
March 1st, 2010 :: Permalink

I recently updated my NC10 from lenny to squeeze. After that xbacklight stopped working:

$ xbacklight -set 50
No outputs have backlight property

Looks like the solution is to upgrade to the latest BIOS (11CA, available from

I created a FreeDOS USB stick with information available from Smörgåsbord and, copied the BIOS to it, bootet from the stick and successfully flashed my NC10.

Now xbacklight works again.

by bd in debian, nc10
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