[mythtv-users] Smart screensaving and MythTV

Anduin Withers awithers at anduin.com
Fri Feb 15 22:54:36 UTC 2008

> I have been poking around the archive looking for a way to disable the 
> screensaver while the MythTV Frontend is in use.  The only post I have
> found (below), that has not been subsequently shot down, is one that 
> disables the screensaver if MythFrontend uses more than 10% of the 
> CPU.  The post is from 2004, so things may have changed and this may 
> no longer be the correct number, or even a viable option.  Can anyone 
> speak to this (or any) solution?

For xscreensaver and DPMS it should just work; when the 0.21 release is
out, gnome-screensaver will just work as well.

The number of threads on this issue... well it is somewhat larger than one.

Anduin Withers 

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