On Wed, 25 Feb 2009 18:48:23 +0200, Brent Clark <brentgclarkl...@gmail.com> wrote: > The problem I seem to face is that I cant get X and / or freebsd to not > blank the screen and / or switch off the monitor.
Sounds like you need to add Section "Monitor" Option "DPMS" "false" EndSection respectively. > Ive run > > xset s noblank && vbetool dpms on In my ~/.xinitrc, I have these xset s off & xset -dpms & to prevent blank / monitor off (suspend DPMS). > I even set blanktime="NO" in /etc/rc.conf. This is for the text mode consoles only. You can add saver="NO" do your /etc/rc.conf, but I think it's already a default value (check /etc/defaults/rc.conf). -- Polytropon >From Magdeburg, Germany Happy FreeBSD user since 4.0 Andra moi ennepe, Mousa, ... _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"