Xfce lock screen really not blanking screen

Ed Greshko ed.greshko at greshko.com
Sun Nov 30 05:18:00 UTC 2014

On 11/30/14 12:53, Robert Moskowitz wrote:
> It makes the screen blank, but does not turn off the video so there is this black light on the screen.  My Gnome system (same model, different unit) really turns off the video for blanking the screen.
> I should also say that the Xfce system is running F21 final RC1.
> So am I missing an Xfce screen option, as I am new to Xfce?  Or is something not right either in Lenovo support or in F21?

I don't use Xfce or a Laptop ....  But wonder what the output of "xset q" is?

I ask this since I once, years ago, had an LCD screen that keep the backlight on and it was due to the DPMS setting for "Off".

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