[SATLUG] Gnome screensaver
wg5o at sbcglobal.net
Tue Nov 16 09:27:41 CST 2010
On 11/15/2010 11:40 PM, 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
> I went to System>Pref>Startup Applications. I did not see it there.
If you are running Umbutu 10.04 try: System>Preferences>Screensaver and
untick, "Lock screen when screensaver is active."
It took me a long of time to find that one, so you hit a nerve.
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