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Do you plan to develop any blulight filter a.k.a. "Night mode"?

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    It's easier to reach the developers either through Launchpad (where the actual development happens) or via the subreddit, StackExchange is really meant to be for Q&A style support.
    – Mike Wild
    Jan 25, 2017 at 23:00
  • Thank for warning. I'll be more careful next time Jan 29, 2017 at 8:53
  • Not a warning, just a tip so that you can find an answer quicker :)
    – Mike Wild
    Jan 29, 2017 at 10:07
  • I'd love to have this feature too !
    – Moebius
    May 28, 2017 at 20:30

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You might want to look at the package redshift (universe packages) or fluxgui (in the PPA: https://launchpad.net/~nathan-renniewaldock/+archive/ubuntu/flux)

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    If you use Redshift then I can recommend also installing this elementary-style indicator icon for redshift-gtk - the original one looks very out of place. gist.github.com/tobias-kuendig/d055892720cf09ae1a9d82075fb0f408
    – Mike Wild
    Jan 29, 2017 at 10:11
  • I just installed Redshift in AppCenter which I think is already elementary-style and pretty good for me.
    – otterb
    Jun 29, 2018 at 20:14
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f.lux is more reliable than Redshift and has a wing panel icon to easily adjust the color and pause it.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:nathan-renniewaldock/flux
sudo apt update
sudo apt install fluxgui
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This will be in elementary OS Juno 5.0 without the need for any thirdparty software.

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f.lux apparently currently does not support monitors with high colour depth. Redshift does. Redshift also seems more happy with dealing with multiple different multiple monitor set ups. As a result I have had to move from f.lux to Redshift after quite a few years happy usage for I hope they continue to develop it.

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