LFS 6.2 - Stopping screen blanking

John Gnew john_linux at verizon.net
Tue Feb 20 07:42:18 PST 2007

In .xinitrc I add the following:

#Turn off screen blanking
xset s noblank


Darcy Roberts wrote:
> I've looked over the kernel documentation, and haven't found anything
> explicit above turning off the screen blanker.  It is a problem because the
> links browser doesn't restore the screen properly in vesafb graphics mode
> after hitting a key to exit screen blank mode.
> How do I disable screen blanking?
> Regards,
> Darcy Roberts
> AICDairy.com

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