This really isn't a summary, since I haven't actually figured out any good
My ordinal question had to do with modifying the screen blank timing in
Solaris CDE when logging in through the CDE gui. I should have added that
I am trying to get this working while running a window manager other than
CDE or Openwin. Responses came from:
Roger Fujii <email@example.com>
Roger pointed me to InfoDoc 18440.
This states that the relevant lines of sys.resources in
which you should be able to change to 0 for no timeout. Well, I changed
this value in /etc/dt/config/C/sys.resources, restarted dtlogin, and
logged in. Same timeout result. Then I edit /usr/dt/config/C/sys.resources
with the same result.. Then I stuck the code in my .Xdefaults.. no go.
So even with
when I am logged in and running fvwm as my window manager, the screen goes
blank after several minutes.. I now have
in all the possible files, and I still get a blank screen..
I will admit that I have a slightly modified Xsession.ow and Xsession.ow2
to transition all my users to the CDE login screen (from command line
login under 2.5.1), but I can't see what I could have broken with my
I've never just punted on a problem... but this one has me worn out..
modify a file
get out of the windowing system
get back into windowing system
wait for 10 minutes
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