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Re: make monitor power-saving blank -HOW?



On Mon, Oct 16, 2000 at 01:43:04AM +0200, Gerald Richter (e9026078@student.tuwien.ac.at) wrote:
> Hi!
> 
> anyone remember how to get the monitor not just go black, but tell it to
> use the -what was it called?
> "vesa-compliant green-mode stuff-thing"...

in ~/.xsession or /etc/X11/Xsession, add:

    xset <blank-seconds> <standby-seconds> <shutdown-seconds>

e.g.:

    xset 600 900 1200

...which gives ten minutes to blank, 15 minutes to standby, and 20
minutes to shutdown, on my monitor.

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