[mythtv-users] Screensaver disabling

Andrew Berry andrewberry at sentex.net
Sat Jun 28 00:20:12 UTC 2008

Rich West wrote:
> Simple, but alternative, solution would be to start up xscreensaver.  
> MythTV will fire off xscreensaver when the system sits idle at an OSD 
> menu, but it will disable xscreensaver when you are watching TV, videos, 
> etc.
Do you have to do anything specific to make it wake up from the 
screensaver when using LIRC? I ended up disabling xscreensaver because 
it wouldn't wake up when I pressed a button on the remote.


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