People have asked about this bug before, but it hasn't really been answered yet.
Redshift used to work fine for me, but now it doesn't any more. I don't know how that happened. There seems to be some problem with the
geoclue service or something.
- Manually toggle
Redshifton and off, without needing any location?
- Set the location manually?
I don't really care about any of the automation, I just want a working screen dimmer. There is an alternative called "Iris" but it's a paid app.
Here is what happens
arun@arun-GP70-2OD:~$ redshift Trying location provider `geoclue'... Started Geoclue provider `Geoclue Master'. Using provider `geoclue'. ** (process:4125): WARNING **: Could not get location, 3 retries left. ** (process:4125): WARNING **: Could not get location, 2 retries left. ** (process:4125): WARNING **: Could not get location, 1 retries left. ** (process:4125): WARNING **: Provider does not have a valid location available. Unable to get location from provider.
The same thing happens when I use