Re: Why am I logged out?
On Wed, Jan 31, 2001 at 12:19:29PM +0100, Joerg Johannes wrote:
> Hi all
> Hmm, when I am idle for, say, more than half an hour, I am automatically
> logged out of gnome. Why could that be? Is there a daemon running,
> looking for idle users and kick them out of the system? Or is it a
> problem with Xscreensaver? Gnome? Anything else?
> Thanks for helping me
Are you using X 4 and does your monitor go into power saving mode? I
noticed this very thing with DPMS in X 4. However, it seemed to go away
with subsequent upgrades in Unstable. If this is the case, you can try
this in /etc/X11/XF86Config-4
Option "NoPM" "true"
Seems there was a conflict between kernel/BIOS PM and X ???
Eric G. Miller <email@example.com>