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[MPlayer-users] Re: turn off cursor
[Automatic answer: RTFM (read DOCS, FAQ), also read DOCS/bugreports.html]
D Richard Felker III wrote:
This will turn it off:
#setterm -cursor off
But I have to log in and run it locally. - is there some way to do it from the
Same for #setterm -blank 0 - If I don't do that, the screen saver kicks in and turns off the monitor while I am watching the movie.
Redirect stdin/out/err from the terminal attached to the console.
Just stdout is all you need, like this:
setterm -blank 0 -cursor off >/dev/vc/1
Of course, replace "/dev/vc/1" with the actual name of your virtual console.