Gnome Screensaver issues?

Lee Revell rlrevell at
Tue Feb 21 03:34:20 GMT 2006

On Mon, 2006-02-20 at 21:00 -0600, Diamond Software wrote:
> I've been following the issues regarding Gnome Screensaver on the  
> Ubuntu community forums, and just wanted to raise it here prior to  
> the UI freeze (as suggested). In a nutshell, many screensavers  
> require options to be configured and the Gnome Screensaver has no way
> of setting these. Performance and responsiveness have also been noted
> as problems. 

If it's true that mplayer's stop-xscreensaver feature does not work with
it. that's an absolute showstopper IMHO.


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