[SDL] SDL tampers with display power settings on the sly

Erik esigra at gmail.com
Wed Feb 27 00:50:01 PST 2008

Sam Lantinga skrev:
> Does your monitor and driver support DPMS power save mode?


> If you write a quick test program that uses DPMSDisable() and DPMSEnable(), does it work?

DPMSDisable works. DPMSEnable is not working in xorg (as Alan Swanson 
pointed out,


> Does XResetScreenSaver() also postpone DPMS power save mode in addition to the screen saver?

It postpones DPMS, which is the only kind of scrensaver I have installed 
and tested with.

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