screen blanking considered useless

Richi Plana myfedora at
Thu Sep 20 16:44:10 UTC 2007

On Thu, 2007-09-20 at 09:12 -0700, Florin Andrei wrote:
> What I'd like to see is the installer allowing the sysadmin to choose 
> the screen blanking time, or even disable it altogether. I don't care 
> very much about the default, as long as I can choose.

I doubt there's much demand for it, so who knows if resources will be
allocated to it (if that's what you're asking for)? But volunteers
should try to add it if they're interested. Otherwise, you're kinda
stuck with good ol' command-line setterm(1).

Richi Plana

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