DPMS on dualhead configuration

Wu, Nian nian.wu at intel.com
Thu Mar 20 05:16:38 PDT 2008

Dgege wrote:
> Hi,
> I have a dualhead configuration with two monitors attached to two
> cards. Everything works but I have a small annoyance. I would like to
> be able to control the DPMS setting individually. However, they seem
> to be linked. If I run xset dpms force off, both sceen shutdown. Is
> there a way to setup the DPMS settings per screen?

Separate DPMS setting will be a task of Randr1.3.

> Thanks.
> PS: I tried searching and found a post but no answer, I'm hoping
> someone answers this one :)

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