[kde-freebsd] KDE screensaver not starting

David Johnson david at usermode.org
Sun Mar 1 20:44:57 CET 2009

On Wednesday 25 February 2009 12:08:42 am David Johnson wrote:
> It took me a while to notice, but I've discovered that the KDE screensaver
> isn't starting. I poked around a bit, and it will start using dbus, but
> krunner (which is in charge) never starts the saver.
> Anyone else see this? Any workarounds?

I've figure it out. It was the patch-svn916964_krunner_screensaver_xautolock.cpp
patch that caused the problem. Looking at the code in the timer event, this
makes me suspect something with the X11 screen saver extension. But no
idea why it works for some people but not others.

David Johnson

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