[MPlayer-users] DPMS is disabled when using TV out (NVidia)

Adam Nielsen a.nielsen at optushome.com.au
Sat Sep 27 03:56:27 CEST 2003

> It seems that mplayer disables the DPMS function on startup. Can this
> behavior turned off by any means?

I'm sure I remember seeing something about this, but I can't remember where 
(maybe ./configure?)  Well, anyway, you should be able to run "xset dpms 
force off" on a separate console to manually set your monitor to powersave 
while mplayer is running until you can find a proper solution.


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