[SATLUG] Gnome screensaver

r3d91ll r3d91ll at grandecom.net
Tue Nov 16 08:37:54 CST 2010


have you tried to move that particular file out of the autostart?  what
does 'ps -ef |grep screen' say after you have removed the script?

Todd

On Mon, 2010-11-15 at 23:40 -0600, Christopher Lemire wrote: 
> How is the gnome-screensaver started? I've reported a bug for this a
> while back with no response. I have two instances of it running. When
> my screen locks, it requires me to enter the password twice. I can
> kill one of them, but next time I reboot, I'm going to have two again.
> I found one location that is starting it.
> 
>   1 [Desktop Entry]
>   2 Type=Application
>   3 Name=Screensaver
>   4 Comment=Launch screen saver and locker program
>   5 Icon=preferences-desktop-screensaver
>   6 Exec=gnome-screensaver
>   7 OnlyShowIn=GNOME;
>   8 NoDisplay=true
>   9 X-GNOME-Autostart-Delay=5
>  10 X-GNOME-Autostart-Phase=Application
>  11 X-GNOME-Autostart-Notify=true
>  12 X-GNOME-Bugzilla-Bugzilla=GNOME
>  13 X-GNOME-Bugzilla-Product=gnome-screensaver
>  14 X-GNOME-Bugzilla-Component=general
>  15 X-GNOME-Bugzilla-Version=2.30.0
>  16 X-Ubuntu-Gettext-Domain=gnome-screensaver
> ~
> ~
> ~
> ~
> ~
> ~
> ~
> ~
> /usr/share/gnome/autostart/gnome-screensaver.desktop
> 
> I went to System>Pref>Startup Applications. I did not see it there.
> 
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