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Old 05-14-2003, 09:29 PM   #1
Marina23
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Question How to disable Power Save mode?


Hey guys,

How do I disable Power Save feature in RedHat?

I have tried to go into Display and unchecked it, also went into BIOS and disabled the APM..........nothing works....the monitor still falls asleep )

Any suggestions?



Thanks.
 
Old 05-15-2003, 05:09 AM   #2
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You need to disable the apmd service.

(rm /etc/rc.d/rc5.d Sxxapmd)

or

serviceconf --> disable apmd in runlevels of choice.

Why do U want to disable it?
 
Old 05-15-2003, 08:51 PM   #3
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type xscreensaver-demo and change the settings.
 
Old 05-15-2003, 09:23 PM   #4
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If its the monitor nodding off, and just the monitor, it might have its own sleep settings independant of software, I've got a 17-inch trinitron at work that's a grump like that. Check to see if the monitor has some of its own PM. Also, xscreensaver can usually trick it into staying on.

Cheers,

Finegan
 
  


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