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mmn357157 05-28-2007 02:10 PM

console screen blanking out interval

how can i set a custom interval for blanking out the console screen(not inside X). when you sit idle in front of a console screen, it blanks off after a specified period of time. how can i configure it using a custom value in seconds. distribution is redhat.


zidane_tribal 05-28-2007 02:52 PM

setterm -blank [delay in minutes]


mmn357157 05-29-2007 01:02 AM

thanks zidane_tribal. it worked!

zidane_tribal 05-29-2007 06:47 AM

npz, always a pleasure :)

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