Screen Saver

Mario Vukelic mario.vukelic at
Sat Jan 10 11:54:44 UTC 2009

On Sat, 2009-01-10 at 03:43 -0800, Ray Parrish wrote:
> Well, that was interesting reading. Thank you for your answer, but 
> Rashkae had already pointed me at man xset, and I have now learned how 
> to disable the blanking which was driving me crazy.

Yeah, I saw that after posting.

> I have now used the command "xset s off" to disable the timeout value, 
> and the screen no longer blanks after ten minutes. I haven't re-booted 
> yet, but if it blanks again after a re-boot, I will write a short bash 
> script to disable it, and add that to the Session Manager so it gets ran 
> at log on.

Isn't persistence after restarting X (rebooting) what the xorg.conf
entries described in the links are supposed to accomplish?

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