Laptop Battery Saver Linux Mint 18.2
Hello Mint User! This Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install Laptop Battery Saver Linux Mint 18.2 Sonya.
Especially relevant: to Save the Laptop Battery power on Linux Mint here we’ll make use of the TLP daemon.
Furthermore TLP comes with a default configuration already optimized for battery life, so you may just install and forget it.
Nevertheless TLP is highly customizable to fulfil your specific requirements.
Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
Then to Install TLP on Linux Mint
sudo apt install tlp tlp-rdw
This little daemon after works on background automatically managing the power…
The ThinkPads require an additional:
sudo apt install tp-smapi-dkms acpi-call-dkms
You must Disable Secure Boot to use the ThinkPad specific packages.
Finally to Start the TLP daemon without ReBoot
sudo tlp start
And Check if TLP is Working