sleep mode

Ioannis Vranos cppdeveloper at
Thu Apr 15 18:53:49 UTC 2010

On Thu, 2010-04-15 at 17:56 +0100, zongo saiba wrote:
> Hi, 
> I have set up my unit Ubuntu 9.10 to go to sleep after 5 minutes when
> inactive. I have a notebook and want to maximize ny battery life. When I
> use skype with video (or just voip calls), my unit still goes to sleep
> after 5 minutes not detecting the fact that it is being used. 
> Anyone has any idea on how to make sure that the OS actually picks yp
> the unit being in use and not putting it to sleep ? 

Move the mouse pointer periodically.

Ioannis Vranos

C95 / C++03 Software Developer

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