[svlug] Monitor just turns off!!!
Seth David Schoen
schoen at loyalty.org
Sat Mar 10 12:32:02 PST 2001
Paul Jasa writes:
> Help!! This is SO annoying!! In an attempt to make my monitor stay ON, I
> have tried it all:
> 1) xset -dpms
> 2) check the BIOS
> 3) check the Gnome settings
> And still, my monitor turns goes on a blank stand-by after about 5 minutes
> of bieng still...... Not even my expert linux friend has been able to
> figure this one out. Can someone toss in any other advice??? I have two
> boxes doing the identical thing:
> One is a REd Hat 7
> One is a Suse 7.1
> I would like to keep the screen-saver running forever!!!! Thank you in
> advance for your help.
It could be a hardware setting in the monitor; maybe the monitor has a
series of menus which control when it will power down.
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