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Re: screen goes black

For console blanking, you can disable this with:

setterm -blank 0
That number is how many minutes it will wait to blank, zero being
disabled, 60 being max.  Set it to your preference.
Add this to an rc file so it is set on boot.

-- Jon

On Fri, 30 Jul 2004 12:33:05 -0400 (EDT), disciple@exis.net
<disciple@exis.net> wrote:
> When I leave my PC on with no activity it goes black.  When I move the
> mouse or hit a key it comes back.  I don't lose any info.  Is this a BIOS
> thing?  Can I set it so that the screen does not go black for an 1 hour?
> Is there a file within debian that I can edit?
> Thanks...
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