Weird: xmms interrupted for 1/2 sec when switching off DFP monitor

Patrick McFarland unknown at
Wed Oct 13 11:37:54 PDT 2004

On 13-Oct-2004, Felix K?hling wrote:
> On Wed, 13 Oct 2004 14:23:03 +0200 Felix K?hling <fxkuehl at> wrote:
> Never mind, it has nothing to do with the Xserver or the graphics card.
> It's the USB hub integrated into the DFP. ;-) Apparently the monitor
> switch turns off the hub too. I can see the corresponding hotplug events
> in my kernel log. When I disconnect the joystick from the hub the sound
> interruption goes away.

I'd like to say thats pretty nasty. Whats the use of a hub if you have
to leave your monitor on all the time to use it?

Patrick "Diablo-D3" McFarland || unknown at
"Computer games don't affect kids; I mean if Pac-Man affected us as kids, we'd 
all be running around in darkened rooms, munching magic pills and listening to
repetitive electronic music." -- Kristian Wilson, Nintendo, Inc, 1989

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