Gnome3 and screensaver config

mike cloaked mike.cloaked at
Fri May 27 22:04:16 UTC 2011

On Fri, May 27, 2011 at 10:13 PM, Steven Stern
<subscribed-lists at> wrote:
> On 05/27/2011 03:45 PM, mike cloaked wrote:
>> Does anyone know how to configure the screensaver in fedora 15 with gnome3?
>> i.e. can you select different gnome screensavers and timeout periods?
>> If not is there a package that can be installed that allows such
>> selection?
>> Maybe I am just thick and don't see the obvious!
> There is no screensaver in Gnome 3.  All you can do is turn off the
> monitor at some interval.

How odd - there is a package installed called gnome-screensaver I
believe - does it not do anything apart from turn off the screen?

I see that xscreensaver is available too?
mike c

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