tlp - Save battery power on laptops

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name tlp
Package version 0.8
Package release 1
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 239 B
Download size 44.06 KB
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TLP is an advanced power management tool for Linux. It comes with a
default configuration already optimized for battery life. At the same
time it is highly customizable to fulfil specific user requirements.
TLP supplies separate settings profiles for AC and battery power and can
enable or disable bluetooth, WiFi and WWAN radio devices upon system startup.
For ThinkPads it provides a unified way to configure charging thresholds and
recalibrate the battery for all models which support it (via tp-smapi or
TLP is a pure command line tool with automated background tasks, it
does not contain a GUI.


Package Version Architecture Repository
tlp_0.8-1_all.deb 0.8 all Ubuntu Universe
tlp - - -


Name Value
hdparm -
init-system-helpers >= 1.18~
iw -
pciutils -
rfkill -
usbutils -
wireless-tools -


Name Value
laptop-mode-tools -


Type URL
Binary Package tlp_0.8-1_all.deb
Source Package tlp

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install tlp deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install tlp




2015-08-11 - Raphaël Halimi <>
tlp (0.8-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Thomas Koch ]
* New upstream release
* debian/control:
- Add Recommends: linux-tools
- New Maintainer (Raphaël Halimi)
* debian/tlp.maintscript (new):
- add rm_conffile /etc/bash_completion.d/tlp
(upstream moved file to /usr/share/bash-completion/completions/)
[ Raphaël Halimi ]
* Remove debian/patches
2015-02-26 - Thomas Koch <>
tlp (0.7-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Thomas Koch ]
* New upstream release
* Add patch (from upstream):
- 0001-Issue-124-tlp-recalibrate-fix-exitcode-check.patch
* debian/rules: support for non-systemd installs w/ pm-utils
* debian/control:
- Add depends: pciutils, usbutils
- Remove depends: util-linux (essential package)
- Long description updated
* debian/tlp.init: add option "status"
* debian/tlp.postinst: consider pm-utils dirs not present
2014-10-11 - Thomas Koch <>
tlp (0.6-1) unstable; urgency=low
[ Thomas Koch ]
* New upstream release
* debian/rules: systemd support
* debian/control:
- Remove depends: pm-utils
- Add depends: hdparm, iw | wireless-tools, rfkill, util-linux
- Add suggests: acpi-call-dkms
* debian/tlp.postinst/postrm: mask/unmask systemd-rfkill@.service
* debian/patches/* removed (changes are in upstream now)
[ Andreas Tille ]
* Add Build-Depends: dh-systemd
2014-08-31 - Thomas Koch <>
tlp (0.5-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Initial Debian package submission (Closes: #711471).

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