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- n. Plural form of killswitch.
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Modern laptops often have multiple killswitches for their wireless communication devices like bluetooth, WLAN or WWAN.
From the README: killswitch-applet is a small application sitting in the system tray providing the possibility to manage all the killswitches found in the system.
In this context, "managing" means enabling or disabling certain killswitches.
This is especially useful if you have multiple killswitches like bluetooth, WWAN or WLAN seen in many modern laptops. killswitch-applet-0. 1