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Re: hardware-screensaver: dpms

> > I think a default dmps setting should be set (and re-set after logout) 
> > in the display manager configurations. I filed an appropriate wishlist 
> > bug against gdm (#22617 in the gnome(!) bug database).
> It should be a per-user setting, not a per-system setting such as gdm
> settings. The proper place is the xscreensaver configuration. And
> surprise surprise! Go the the screensaver settings dialog for gnome
> and you will find power management settings.

I was talking about a computer standing in the corner with no one 
logged on for hours or days. In this situation, a per-user setting is of
no use ever. Of course, all users should be (and are) able to configure
screen saver settings at will.

Karsten Tinnefeld                       tinnefeld@ls2.cs.uni-dortmund.de
Fachbereich Informatik, Lehrstuhl 2                   T +49 231 755-4737
Universität Dortmund, D-44221 Dortmund, Deutschland   F +49 231 755-2047

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