Screen max brightness < actual max brightness

Bug #1916375 reported by Hrithik Tiwari on 2021-02-21
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linux-signed-hwe-5.8 (Ubuntu)
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Bug Description

Since last two days I am facing issue regarding the maximum brightness in my pc, yesterday it got solved somehow, but I don't know how, again when I set my pc to restart, it came back with this bug again

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 20.04
Package: linux-image-5.8.0-43-generic 5.8.0-43.49~20.04.1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 5.8.0-43.49~20.04.1-generic 5.8.18
Uname: Linux 5.8.0-43-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.20.11-0ubuntu27.16
Architecture: amd64
CasperMD5CheckResult: skip
CurrentDesktop: ubuntu:GNOME
Date: Sun Feb 21 11:28:13 2021
InstallationDate: Installed on 2021-02-14 (6 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 20.04.2 LTS "Focal Fossa" - Release amd64 (20210204)
SourcePackage: linux-signed-hwe-5.8
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

Hrithik Tiwari (javaoncloud14) wrote :
Hrithik Tiwari (javaoncloud14) wrote :

It once happened that many programs were running simultaneously in my pc but all these programs were running normally,
- Youtube Video
- Ubuntu Software
- Brave & Firefox and
- VS Code

And at some point when the battery turned out to be low, I charged it again but there seems to be an overlay .. Something like a dimmer sheet on the main screen, (I can say this coz my mouse pointer is visible at accurate brightness, the brightness at which I see my BIOS screen)

This all happened on Friday, which turned out to be normal after several restarts and some codes which I don't remember, Now this happened again Today(Sunday) and is not getting back to normal after several attempts..

Thank you very much for reading this.

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