[kde-linux] My screensaver never activates
labradley at mindspring.com
Wed Sep 7 14:40:08 UTC 2005
> Just make time before display goes of longer. I run Mandriva with KDE
> and i can acomplish this by right clicking on desktop>Configure
> Desktop..>Display>choose Power Control tab and set it as i like.
> Larry Alkoff wrote:
>>How can I get the screensaver to activate and stay on.
>>My screensaver seems to never activate although it's set to come on in
>>20 minutes in Control Center Appearence & Themes > Screensaver.
>>What I get is a black screen after some timeout (10-15 minutes).
>>The only way I can get it started at all is to put
>>the cursor on the top right corner of the screen and
>>wait approx 10 seconds. Screensaver will then start but reverts to a
>>black screen after the timeout.
>>Advanced options > Autolock is set to on for Upper right corner.
>>Require password to stop and Make aware of power management are _not_
My desktop>Configure > Desktop..>Display>choose Power Control tab
is set for:
Enable display power management - NOT checked
These are greyed out unless Enable checked above:
Standbye after Disabled
Suspend after 30 min
Power off after 60 min
It appears I should not be getting any display power management at all.
How are yours setup?
Larry Alkoff N2LA - Austin TX
Using Thunderbird on Slackware Linux
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