screen locking time setting?

Francisco Borges francisco.borges at
Thu Apr 3 12:51:41 UTC 2008

On Thu, Apr 3, 2008 at 1:54 PM, Jonas Norlander <jonorland at> wrote:
> 2008/4/3, Francisco Borges <francisco.borges at>:
>  >  I had changed the settings there before, it's now on 3 hours, and I
>  >  still find the desktop locked when I come back from lunch (which takes
>  >  some 30, 40 minutes)
>  >
>  >  Any other ideas?
>  >
>  Have checked for your monitors energy saving? I think that KDE is lockíng the
>  desktop when the monit is enter some energy saving state.
>  You can configure dpms in xorg.conf or from KDE's kcontrol.

Thanks to everybody for the fast answers!

I've set the time saving to 3 hours as well, as an experiment. Though
I actually consider it a bug to lock my desktop just because the
monitor is saving energy, when I've already set the locking time to a
specific value.


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