Idle detect on multiple X servers

Adam Jackson ajax at
Thu Jan 12 12:52:06 PST 2012

On Thu, 2012-01-12 at 12:14 -0800, Yan Seiner wrote:

> or is there some better way to do this?

The SYNC extension has an IDLETIME counter which reports the server's
idle time in milliseconds, and can send you events when it crosses a
certain threshold.  Cleaner than polling.

- ajax
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