How to turn off screen blanking
Ggatten at waddell.com
Wed Aug 10 20:18:10 UTC 2011
I have a kiosk system I am almost done building and the last snag is
attempting to make it so idle time (no keyboard or mouse attached) does not
blank the screen. I have already tried the following:
vidcontrol -S off
disabling acpi and apmd from the kernel config
enabling dpms via the kernel config and then running xset -dpms
Any other ideas?
Does the monitor itself have "Green" options that can be adjusted/disabled on the monitor itself?
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