I've made packages for 14.1 for xbattbar-acpi, a minimalist battery
monitor intended for tiling WMs (I'm not sure whether it works with
The only thing is, it hasn't really been tested, though I'm fairly
confident it will work.
If anyone is running 14.1 on a laptop with a battery, I'd be very
grateful if you could give it a try. To do so with ratpoison, just
install the latter (it's already in the repositories) and select it
temporarily with xwmconfig or gdm.
Here are links to the packages, including its dependencies, libacpi and