Re: Console Blanking

From: Michael J. Maravillo (
Date: Tue Jun 13 2000 - 08:55:12 EST

On Tue, Jun 13, 2000 at 03:33:49PM +0300, Mario Kadastik wrote:
> My suggestion is, would it be possible to add console blanking as an
> option to make {config; menuconfig; xconfig} ...
> Currently I have solved the problem by brute forcely commenting out the
> contents
> of blank_console() and unblank_console() functions in console.c ....
> But that breaks X (the server ain't running X, so there is no
> unstability there,
> but I tested it at my workbench and it hanged the system while switching
> between X
> and console) ...

setterm -blank 0 -powersave off

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