Bug#976235: enlightenment: e switches off screen|monitor

Ross Vandegrift rvandegrift at debian.org
Sat Dec 5 22:53:58 GMT 2020

On Sat, Dec 05, 2020 at 12:45:42AM +0100, enno wrote:
> No change so gvfs doesn't seem to be responsible BUT 1 new finding:  I had
> the meanwile usual procedure, starting enlightenment via my ~/.xsession, the
> aforementioned switching off of the screen/monitor/display (I mean it just
> turns BLACK), the blind switch to a console VT already being logged in,
> waiting about 20 seconds, VT comes up again to life, further 20 seconds
> without any interference by me, and the screen goes black again.

Sorry, I haven't seen this and don't know what could be the case.  You might
get more ideas from upstream at enlightenment-users at lists.sourceforge.net.

> I'm just resistant to the idea it might be a hardware error, because with
> flwm there's no problem at all!

Yea, that is strange - it might be useful to run `xrandr` in flwm and a bare X
session to compare with E's output regarding your displays.


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