[mythtv-users] Can't turn off screen blanking
dlbrett at zoominternet.net
Sun Nov 26 17:55:11 UTC 2006
Brad DerManouelian wrote:
>On Nov 26, 2006, at 9:37 AM, Don wrote:
>>I've installed MythTv V-.20 on a Fedora Core 6 box, but cannot seem to
>>turn off the screen blanking feature. After a few minutes of idle
>>display, the screen goes blank. Using Jarod's guide, I have "xset
>>-dpms" included in the autostart script, but I don't think it's
>>working. Running it manually, I get this error message:
>>[mythtv at danson ~]$ xset -dpms
>>server does not have extension for -dpms option
>>[mythtv at danson ~]
>>...but the man page for xset has the option. Any clue on what I'm
>>PS - screen saver is turned off and the kde claims that my system does
>>not support power saving.
>I always turn the feature on and set it to Never go to sleep.
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I had the same thought, and tried:
[mythtv at danson ~]$ xset +dpms
server does not have extension for +dpms option
[mythtv at danson ~]$
...but I can't turn it on either. But it seems to be on by default.
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