Introduction to GNOME Power Manager

The GNOME Power Manager package contains a tool used to report on power management on the system.



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Package Information

GNOME Power Manager Dependencies


GTK+-3.24.39 and UPower-1.90.2


DocBook-utils-0.6.14 and appstream-glib

Installation of GNOME Power Manager

Install GNOME Power Manager by running the following commands:

mkdir build &&
cd    build &&

meson setup --prefix=/usr --buildtype=release .. &&

To test the results, issue: ninja test.

Now, as the root user:

ninja install

Command Explanations

--buildtype=release: Specify a buildtype suitable for stable releases of the package, as the default may produce unoptimized binaries.


Installed Programs: gnome-power-statistics
Installed Libraries: None
Installed Directories: None

Short Descriptions


is used to visualize the power consumption of laptop hardware