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Re: problems setting up screen blanking in X

Adam Hardy wrote at 2009-10-29 04:00 -0500:
> I have checked that this is the only xorg.conf being read. The output 
> from "xset q" for the screen saver (disabled in the xfce config menu) is 
> what I think still needs to change:
> Screen Saver:
>   prefer blanking:  yes    allow exposures:  yes
>   timeout:  0    cycle:  600

The timeout is 0, so the screensaver should be off already, but:
$ xset s off

> DPMS (Energy Star):
>   Standby: 0    Suspend: 0    Off: 0
>   DPMS is Enabled
>   Monitor is On

disable DPMS with:
$ xset -dpms

See xset(1)

That probably won't make any difference, but I'm not sure now of anything 

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