[mythtv-users] screen goes black when idle

Gabe Rubin gaberubin at gmail.com
Wed Feb 14 07:04:01 UTC 2007


On 2/13/07, Nick Morrott <knowledgejunkie at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 14/02/07, Gabe Rubin <gaberubin at gmail.com> wrote:

> > I have this in a script called by .ratpoisonrc:
> >  # Disable dynamic power management (screen blanking)
> >     /usr/X11R6/bin/xset -dpms

>
> # /usr/X11R6/bin/xset s off
>
> to turn off any active screen savers?

This may be the problem (and I actually also had that line in my
startup script as well).  It looks like the path to xset is
/usr/bin/xset

I have changed both entries in my script and will see if this fixes the problem.


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