display randomly wakes up

Cybe R. Wizard cybe_r_wizard at earthlink.net
Sat Mar 17 07:09:23 UTC 2012

On Fri, 16 Mar 2012 23:34:59 -0700
scar <scar at drigon.com> wrote:

> i am using ubuntu 10.04 on a desktop computer and having a strange
> issue where the LCD display is randomly waking up.  for example, i go
> AFK and then my power-saving settings go into effect, putting the LCD
> to sleep. then, at random times, it seems, i will notice the LCD is
> not sleeping. sometimes it wakes me up at night.  the screensaver is
> still running, though.  i don't think the mouse is getting moved
> inadvertently.  is there perhaps something running on the system that
> could cause this?
Some Compiz effects seem to wake up my monitor from xscreensaver.
Possibly that is what you are seeing, too.

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