What kind of laptop?

Simon Haddon simon at sibern.com.au
Fri Dec 6 10:24:26 EST 2002

Ah.  All this time and I have never thought of xset.  Thanks :-)

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On 5/12/02, 5:27:47 PM, Damien Elmes <clug at repose.cx> wrote regarding Re: 
What kind of laptop?:

> Simon Haddon <simon at sibern.com.au> writes:

> > I have found that the DVD works well.  It took a little bit of stuffing
> > around to get the DVD + sound + dvd menu working but it plays really nice
> > and smooth.  It is as good as the Windows version.  I haven't tried it
> > using the S-video output yet.  The only problem I have is that the screen
> > want to keep blanking itself out even when I have killed xscreensaver and
> > apmd.

> Perhaps you want "xset s noblank" and the dpms arguments to xset.

> Cheers,

> --
> Damien Elmes

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