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How do I prevent ubuntu server from blanking the screen? [duplicate]

I am running 12.04 ubuntu server and my screen blanks after some time. I am unabel to unblank it without power cycling the computer. I can however log in via ssh and type who see that the tty1 ...
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xOrg (Upstart) starts on wrong TTY

currently I'm developing on a little project consisting fully automated computer. I installed the Ubuntu server edition to get a very clean installation and installed xOrg, dwm etc. on it. Afterwards ...
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Logins from a tty mess up utmp

w is showing the wrong number of logged in users (as in this question), and the answer to that question is that the utmp file is corrupt. This seems likely, as a custom-built hello program is also ...
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how can I start an other xserver on a different terminal so that I have two xservers running at the same time.

In reference to the question Alt+tab out of full screen game With the answer: Start an other xserver on a different terminal. say tty8. Then switch between them when running the game in full ...
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Sony Ericsson SE z800 not recognized on a server [closed]

I've 2 ubuntu 10.04 LTS servers. When I plug a Sony Ericsson z800 on into server2, dmesg only shows that it's a usb device and nothing else. [ 55.028092] usb 5-2: new full speed USB device using ...