nvidia backlight won't turn on

cwillu cwillu at cwillu.com
Mon Aug 13 15:56:14 UTC 2007

After 15 minutes, the backlight turns off on my laptop.  Hitting the
keyboard doesn't wake it up though.  Changing to vt1 and then back to
vt7 lights it back up.  Where can I put a script to make that happen?

xset dpms force on doesn't work, nor does vbetool.  chvt 6; chvt 7 does however.

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