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Month: June 2020

Re: [trinity-users] screen blanker ???

From: Michael <mb_trinity_desktop@...>
Date: Sat, 20 Jun 2020 17:29:58 -0500
On Saturday 20 June 2020 04:23:35 pm Gene Heskett wrote:
> Greetings all;
> I have a need to  disable dpms and anything else associated with blanking
> the screen, sometime for around 12 hours.
> Our old friend xset has apparently been neutered and incapable to
> controlling any of this.
> So what is silently overriding these user set choices, something in TDE?
> Thanks all.
> Cheers, Gene Heskett

These not working for you?

dcop kdesktop KScreensaverIface lock
sleep 3
xset dpms force standby
xset dpms force off

The only thing that overrides the 'standby' above for me is touching a key or 
moving the mouse.