Bash script that prevents the screensaver and display power # management (DPMS) to be activated when you are watching videos

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README.md

LightsOn

Bash script that prevents the screensaver and display power management (DPMS) to be activated when you are watching videos (Flash, HTML5) with Browser Web, or videos softwares supported into GNU/Linux.

Authors

iye: iye.ca@gmail.com
Git: https://github.com/iye/lightsOn

Modified by:
HUC Stéphane : devs@stephane-huc.net
and others, before me ;-)

Git: https://github.com/hucste/lightsOn

Licence: GNU GPL version 2.0 or above


USE

  1. make script executable!
  2. run-it in terminal-console as: ./ligthsOn.sh [option]

"./lightsOn.sh 120 &" will Check every 120 seconds

[option]: numbers of seconds, or 'stop'

If you don't pass an option, the checks are done every 50 seconds.
'stop' is option to stop correctly LightsOn!

The script 'manage' is a tool to install or delete application into Menu Applications > System

Use-it, after making executable, as: ./manage (delete|install)


Enjoy-it!