Stopping vicious widgets in awesome wm

With this script you can easily start or stop your vicious widgets in awesome window manager. Especially useful to save some power when running the awesome window manager on battery with certain computationally intensive widgets.

Usage

I use it with laptop-mode, but you can also put it in /etc/rc ...

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Mpd Alarm Clock

Another script I regularly use. It sets an alarm that slowly raises the volume of mpd to wake me up nicely to my own music. For power saving and noise considerations it can put the PC in sleep mode to be woken up just before the alarm goes off.

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