Operation

TLP_ENABLE

TLP_ENABLE=1

Set to 0 to disable TLP (reboot needed).

Default when unconfigured: 0

TLP_DEFAULT_MODE

TLP_DEFAULT_MODE=AC

Defines TLP’s default operation mode (AC or BAT) in case a power source cannot be detected. Concerns some desktop and embedded hardware only.

TLP_PERSISTENT_DEFAULT

TLP_PERSISTENT_DEFAULT=0

Selects how the operation mode is determined:

  • 0 – apply settings profile acccording to actual power source (default)
  • 1 – always use settings for TLP_DEFAULT_MODE

Default when unconfigured: 0

Note

To force BAT settings while AC powered, use:

TLP_DEFAULT_MODE=BAT
TLP_PERSISTENT_DEFAULT=1

TLP_PS_IGNORE

New in version 1.3.

TLP_PS_IGNORE=BAT

Power supply class to ignore when determining operation mode:

  • AC
  • BAT

Note

Use as a workaround for laptops where operation mode AC or BAT is incorrectly detected.