|Summary:||Give xdg-screensaver the ability to report the current timeout|
|Product:||Portland||Reporter:||Reuben Thomas <rrt>|
|Component:||xdg-utils||Assignee:||Portland Bugs <portland-bugs>|
|Status:||RESOLVED MOVED||QA Contact:|
|i915 platform:||i915 features:|
Description Reuben Thomas 2015-01-04 21:45:53 UTC
This would be useful for programs that want to manage the screensaver, to minimise polling. For example, Caffeine inhibits the screensaver if a window is full-screen. It currently checks every 30 seconds (a reasonable minimum), but if the screensaver timeout were known, it could check that often minus a few seconds and save CPU time and power.
Comment 1 GitLab Migration User 2019-02-16 13:36:17 UTC
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