An easy way to add more options to the Settings/Screen menu in Maemo (OS2007/Bora). Simply launches an appropriate .sh script to add more options for screen dimming and blanking timeouts (10, 30, 60 minutes, 8 hours, 24 hours).

Uninstalling will restore the original values.

[Does not install any application anywhere!]


  • ArnimS et. al. for the original idea and gconf example (
  • Khertan for PyPackager (’

Download *.deb file (2kb)

Works best together with acMonitor, allows you to e.g. have an always-on display when on AC and running mClock :-)