[xubuntu-users] screen is black after laptop lid close/open

Ralf Mardorf silver.bullet at zoho.com
Sun Jan 22 10:28:42 UTC 2017


On Sun, 2017-01-22 at 11:26 +0100, Ralf Mardorf wrote:
> On Sun, 2017-01-22 at 11:19 +0100, Ralf Mardorf wrote:
> > Try this
> > 
> > [root at moonstudio ~]# cat /etc/X11/xorg.conf.d/disable-blanking.conf 
> > Section "ServerFlags"
> >     Option "BlankTime"   "0"
> >     Option "StandbyTime" "0"
> >     Option "SuspendTime" "0"
> >     Option "OffTime"     "0"
> > EndSection
> > 
> > with this xorg.conf you now could turn on and of blanking by
> > xfce4-power-manager-settings, at least when using a PC, something that
> > doesn't work without it. I don't know if it solves the laptop issue,
> > too, but I suspect it will do so.
> > 
> > Regards,
> > Ralf
> 
> PS: By default X blanks the screen after a while, the
> xfce4-power-manager-settings don't disable the X defaults.

PPS: It's still confusing that you can't get rid of the black screen.




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