apmd ships on powerpc

Bug #12533 reported by Bryan Forbes on 2005-02-04
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ubuntu-meta (Ubuntu)
Thom May

Bug Description

pbbuttonsd takes care of apm functions on powerpc. Could you take apmd out of
the dependencies for ubuntu-desktop on powerpc?

Dave Vasilevsky (djvasi) wrote :

On my powerpc system, since apm can't figure out my power situation, it assumes
I'm on battery--even though I'm on a desktop system. This stops anacron from

I'd appreciate if a way could be found to either remove apm from ppc, or to make
it assume ac power is on. Thanks for all your work on Ubuntu, aside from this
I'm liking it very much.

Thom May (thombot) wrote :

APMd is now removed from the dependencies of ubuntu-desktop on everything but i386.

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