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Developer wanted for toshiba_hci

Submitted By: esrever_otua
Date: Tue 16 Mar 2004 11:20:18 AM UTC
Status: Open

toshiba_hci works by using the Intel SMM interface and using it to send appropriate values to the Toshiba HCI. This tool re-implements several of the functions of the 'Toshiba laptops extras' and ACPI Linux kernel patches, as well as (in future) adding extra functionality, but all in a user-space program that does not require any kernel patching. As long as it is run with root privileges (or is installed setuid root !warning - code has not been security audited!), it can do things like alter the LCD brightness, turn the system fan on and off, and more.

License GNU General Public License V2 or later
Development Status
: 3 - Alpha

Details (job description, contact ...):

I'm looking for a more experienced C coder to polish the existing code and help me structure for new features. Some familiarity with gcc's inline asm may or may not help.

Required Skills:

Skill Level Experience
C Master 2 yr - 5 yr
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