Linux 2.6.37-rc8 (no fb)

Alex Riesen raa.lkml at
Wed Dec 29 16:10:54 PST 2010

On Thu, Dec 30, 2010 at 01:02, Jesse Barnes <jbarnes at> wrote:
> That's the easiest way; I think there are existing packages available
> as well, but you may have to check Karmic or newer.

Never mind. I'm lazy (that's not to say someone is too).

I redid the test:

Before running "xset dpms force standby":

After running "sleep 3"

After running "xset dpms force on; sleep 3"

After closing and opening the lid (displays backlight is back)

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