[mythtv-users] Screensaver

Ross Campbell ross.campbell at gmail.com
Sun Mar 11 23:49:13 UTC 2007

On 3/11/07, Steven Novick <sjnovick at yahoo.com> wrote:
> I want the screensaver to come on when the TV is not playing for say 10
> minutes.  For example, I might be looking at the menu for 10 minutes or be
> looking at paused TV for 10 minutes.
> So the screensaver shouldn't come on WHILE I'm watching TV and I shouldn't
> need to disable the screensaver.
> Is this screensaver functionality now a feature of MythTV ?

Yes. All you need to do is ensure that xscreensaver is getting started
before mythtv and that you don't have "xset -s" to disable the
screensaver anywhere in your mythtv startup.

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