The pretty Fedora screen saver password dialog gone?

Matthias Clasen mclasen at
Thu Sep 14 13:33:54 UTC 2006

On Thu, 2006-09-14 at 23:21 +1000, Steven Haigh wrote:
> I just installed FC5 on a PC and am in the middle of upgrading it to  
> rawhide, and I noticed that this machine I'm on now doesn't have the  
> pretty Fedora screensaver unlock/password dialog.
> Anyone know where this went or how it can be re-enabled?
> On my rawhide laptop, I only get a grey dialog box, not the one with  
> the pretty Fedora teardrop thing. I've checked my theme and it is the  
> "Clearlooks" one.....

We disabled the connection between the lock dialog theme and the
selected screensaver, since it confused people. You can still get the 
themed lock dialog back, by setting the
key /apps/gnome-screensaver/lock_dialog_theme to "system" in


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