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 email@example.com
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