[xubuntu-users] Odd behaviour on laptop suspend/resume

Chris Green cl at isbd.net
Thu Feb 16 11:18:39 UTC 2023

On Thu, Feb 16, 2023 at 10:47:16AM +0100, Ralf Mardorf wrote:
> On Thu, 2023-02-16 at 09:22 +0000, Chris Green wrote:
> > I fail to see the point of any of the screensaver type things, if
> > someone has access to your computer they can get at its contents
> > whether or not there's a screensaver running.  Only an encrypted file
> > system will prevent this.
> > 
> > I simply turn off all screensaver and screenlocking, I just leave the power
> > manager to turn the display off after a suitable time.
> Hi,
> for my main Linux I use the power manger to blank the display after 9
> minutes, put it to sleep after 10 minutes and turn it off after 50
> minutes, but sometimes I like to see funny screensavers.
Exactly what I do, except for the last "I like to see funny
screensavers", I like to see a powered down screen so that it won't
suffer any screen-burn and it's using [a bit] less power. :-)

Chris Green

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