FC4 - Screen saver on KDE 3.5

Rex Dieter rdieter at math.unl.edu
Tue Jan 17 18:48:26 UTC 2006


Hoffmann wrote:

> I realized that on KDE 3.5 desktop the screesaver
> freezes, in the majority of times. I mean, it looses
> its motion without "locking" (freezing) the screen. 
> For example:
> (1) 'The Matrix' screen saver: it becames just like a
> picture of the matrix (no motion).
> (2) 'Molecule' screen saver: the motion is too slow,
> and freezes some times.
> 
> Those time of errors don't happen on Gnome desktop.
> 
> Does anyone know what I am missing?

Nothing.  You're most likely experiencing an xscreensaver bug.

xscreensaver <= 4.21 contains a bug that makes many/most OpenGL 
screensavers often misbehave when viewed from within KDE.

-- Rex




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