Screensaver doesn't start under KDE

david walcroft david_walcroft at
Sat Oct 16 01:57:49 UTC 2004

Botond Kardos wrote:
> On Fri, 2004-10-15 at 08:00, david walcroft wrote:
>>        As you would have the xscreensaver.rpm installed try a different 
>>way,disable the screensaver in Configure Desktop and at the command line
>>run "xscreensaver-demo" you should get a GUI xscreensaver,it may run 
>>better,if it does you can link to the desktop and run a small script to 
>>restart after a boot etc.
>>    david
>     Thanks, that was a good idea (because Gnome uses xscreensaver and I
> never had problems with Gnome). I hope xscreensaver will keep on
> working. Btw there's a description in "man xscreensaver" about how to
> autostart it at KDE startup.
>     Cheers,
>     Botond

        The list helps again ;-)). The man page is taken from the 
xscreensaver web site along with masses of other information.


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