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I would like to start Jupiter in Power saving mode but it always start in Max performance mode. I dopnt have a laptop.Im running it on an assembled desktop.
Any way to do it?

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for jasmines
There are no such files as you mentioned
THe contents of the folder are

ashhab@ubuntu:~$ cd /var/jupiter/  
ashhab@ubuntu:/var/jupiter$ ls  
available_resolutions  resolution_saved  touchpad_saved  vga_saved
cpu_mode rotation_saved    UNKNOWN
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What version of jupiter? – jasmines May 25 '12 at 5:16
@jasmines 0.1.2 – Ashu May 25 '12 at 5:24
What if you create manually those files I suggested? – jasmines May 25 '12 at 5:26
@jasmines k i'll try – Ashu May 25 '12 at 5:27
@jasmines thamks that fixed it... edit your answer to add that point. – Ashu May 25 '12 at 5:46
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The conf file are:

/var/jupiter/battery (for battery mode)

/var/jupiter/power (for AC mode)

Each file contains just one text entry that can be: powersave, high or super.

Create these files if they're missing.

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updated my question – Ashu May 25 '12 at 5:05

The problem is with /usr/lib/jupiter/scripts/state

try to run /usr/lib/jupiter/scripts/state and if it returns UNKNOWN then you have to look in state file there to changed it so it would recognize your battery


ls /sys/class/power_supply/


sudo gedit /usr/lib/jupiter/scripts/state

modify the line AC_DEVICE=$(ls /sys/class/power_supply | grep "ADP\|AC") replace ADP\|AC with the return of the command ls /sys/class/power_supply/

and now will work

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