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by utopyr
Sun Nov 25, 2012 9:04 am
Forum: LMDE Archive
Topic: Screensaver doesn't work properly
Replies: 2
Views: 1198

Re: Screensaver doesn't work properly

by utopyr
Mon Jan 16, 2012 11:17 pm
Forum: MATE
Topic: dconf editor power settings
Replies: 3
Views: 2730

Re: dconf editor power settings

Oh. Each instance will have a unique ID--duh. It dimmed because I closed the browser whose ID I had passed in the command. So, this needs to be done for any instance of a window opened. Got through a movie this evening fine. Trying to figure out how to generalize this now. These didn't work: xdg-scr...
by utopyr
Mon Jan 16, 2012 6:49 pm
Forum: MATE
Topic: dconf editor power settings
Replies: 3
Views: 2730

Re: dconf editor power settings

Well, damn. That didn't do it either. Stayed undimmed for twenty minutes, up from ten, but didn't last thirty minutes. Next.
by utopyr
Mon Jan 16, 2012 11:47 am
Forum: MATE
Topic: dconf editor power settings
Replies: 3
Views: 2730

Re: dconf editor power settings

Since a good number of folks have read this, but none has replied, seems to be a common problem. Here's a fix which is not elegant, but seems to work. Fom the man page: SYNOPSIS xdg-screensaver suspend WindowID DESCRIPTION xdg-screensaver provides commands to control the screensaver. xdg-screensaver...
by utopyr
Fri Jan 06, 2012 5:21 pm
Forum: MATE
Topic: dconf editor power settings
Replies: 3
Views: 2730

dconf editor power settings

I switched over a month or so ago from Ubuntu, for the usual reason. Since I'm running it on a PC, not a laptop, theauto-suspend is an annoyance, not a virtue. I've checked through the forums here, and have tried adjusting the settings via dconf Editor, at org/gnome/settings-daemon/plugins/power, bu...

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