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Date:      Fri, 2 Dec 2011 14:00:26 +0100
From:      Polytropon <freebsd@edvax.de>
To:        Mehmet Erol Sanliturk <m.e.sanliturk@gmail.com>
Cc:        doug@safeport.com, freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   Re: make buildworld powers down system
Message-ID:  <20111202140026.750aa64d.freebsd@edvax.de>
In-Reply-To: <CAOgwaMtW4tmHJZxaXy_=phfLk7gge+jTYj0BXAqT2Cmd2V=yFQ@mail.gmail.com>
References:  <201112010829.pB18T88q096483@mail.r-bonomi.com> <alpine.BSF.2.00.1112020005340.76910@oceanpt.safeport.com> <20111202090524.8eaff2ec.freebsd@edvax.de> <CAOgwaMtW4tmHJZxaXy_=phfLk7gge+jTYj0BXAqT2Cmd2V=yFQ@mail.gmail.com>

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On Fri, 2 Dec 2011 03:28:09 -0500, Mehmet Erol Sanliturk wrote:
> On Fri, Dec 2, 2011 at 3:05 AM, Polytropon <freebsd@edvax.de> wrote:
> 
> > On Fri, 2 Dec 2011 02:06:26 -0500 (EST), doug@safeport.com wrote:
> > > The screen does go into standby and I am not
> > > sure what is controling that, nothing in KDE or Xorg that I set, perhaps
> > a
> > > sysctl setting but I did not see one in the acpi section.
> >
> > This might be a dafault option. You can override it in
> > your /etc/X11/xorg.conf by setting
> >
> >        Option "DPMS" "false"
> >
> > in the section "Monitor" where you define the values
> > for your monitor. I had a similar experience with an
> > 21" CRT Eizo F980 going to sleep unintendedly. :-)
> >
> > --
> > Polytropon
> > Magdeburg, Germany
> > Happy FreeBSD user since 4.0
> > Andra moi ennepe, Mousa, ...
> >
> 
> 
> 
> 
> Another way may be inserting the following lines into ~/.xinitrc :
> 
> xset s off
> xset -dpms

Correct, I also have those in my ~/.xinitrc together
with the xorg.conf setting above. With both settings,
screens shouldn't blank anymore.


-- 
Polytropon
Magdeburg, Germany
Happy FreeBSD user since 4.0
Andra moi ennepe, Mousa, ...



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