lucid beta 2 : too long sleep delay of the screen by default

Felix Miata mrmazda at
Thu Apr 15 22:30:25 UTC 2010

On 2010/04/15 14:07 (GMT-0700) Brandon Kuczenski composed:

> Felix Miata wrote:

>> It should default to infinite, leaving users who want it to choose what suits
>> them best. Not too many things irritate me more than having the phone or some
>> other interruption while installing, and having the screen turn black before
>> I can turn the too short delay to something I can tolerate or make sure the
>> mouse &/or keyboard actually work.

> Perhaps you mean for the installer-- about which I agree-- but the OP 
> was talking about standard operation, not installation.

Installation isn't complete until at least one login has been configured to
correct no small number of inane default desktop settings.

> Also, the days of mouse/keyboard not working are fairly long gone :-)

You just haven't been bitten lately.
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