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Date:      Mon, 30 Dec 2019 16:32:59 -0500
From:      <starikarp@dismail.de>
To:        freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Cc:        Polytropon <freebsd@edvax.de>
Subject:   Re: vt console
Message-ID:  <20191230163259.56ad0807@dismail.de>
In-Reply-To: <20191230182209.f469e54e.freebsd@edvax.de>
References:  <20191230120558.02ca91fb@dismail.de> <20191230182209.f469e54e.freebsd@edvax.de>

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On Mon, 30 Dec 2019 18:22:09 +0100
Polytropon <freebsd@edvax.de> wrote:

> On Mon, 30 Dec 2019 12:05:58 -0500, ajtiM via freebsd-questions wrote:
> > Today I did read https://wiki.freebsd.org/Newcons and there are not
> > any changes for " Screen saver         Unstarted"
> >=20
> > Changes on the site are made I think in 2015. Do they plan or is it
> > impossible to make "green saver" to works, please?
>=20
> Forget about vt. If your system runs X, use X (and a screensaver
> for X), as X forces you to use vt. If it does _not_ run X, switch
> to sc and use the sc-based screensaver as it worked for decades.
> I've been following this suggestion for some time now, and it
> saves you lots of trouble and disappointment. :-/
>=20
>=20
>=20

Thank you.
I didn't try sc because I have efi boot (on Apple) and I thought that
doesn't work anymore.
I will get a try.

--=20
=E2=80=9Cgood people do not need laws to tell them to act responsibly, while
bad people will find a way around the laws=E2=80=9D=20

Plato



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