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Old 09-10-2007, 02:42 PM   #1
rn5a
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Blank Screen


I have disabled screensaver in Linux Mandriva 2007 Spring but what I find is if my machine remains idle for some time (I donīt exactly after how much time), the monitor screen turns blank.

How do I avoid the screen from turning blank when my machine remains idle?

Thanks,

Ron
 
Old 09-10-2007, 02:50 PM   #2
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thats all you should have to do
setterm -powersave off -blank 0

if that doesnt work, go here, and readup on setterm
http://www.cyberciti.biz/tips/linux-...ing-blank.html
 
Old 09-10-2007, 03:19 PM   #3
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DPMS...

http://linuxreviews.org/howtos/power/xorg_dpms/
 
  


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