Re: [linux-dell-laptops] Powering screen down after a time on a Inspiron 8100
- El mar, 26-03-2002 a las 23:39, Jasper Potts escribió:
> I have a Inspiron 8100 with the ATI Radeon graphics. I am in the process if setting it up with Linux (Redhat 7.2 + Ximian + Latest Updates). I have most things working but just trying to work out power management.Try using Fn+D
> I like to leave my laptop on overnight if I have any big downloads to do. With windows the screen is powered down after a few minutes and other things like the harddisk are powered down when idle. Some of the advantages of this are to preserve the life of the LCD back-light and to keep the laptop cooler(ie. no fan,so no noise).
> Any suggestion to sort this greatly received.
> Many Thanks
> Jasper Potts