gutsy freezes when idle for long time

R Kimber rkimber at
Tue Nov 6 12:06:00 UTC 2007

> Alain Muls wrote:
> > Hi,
> > 
> > My Gutsy freezes up when I leave it alone for a long time. The
> > screensaver is running and I cannot get access to the system
> > anymore. I have not selected to allow a suspend or hibernate. I
> > just allow it to shut down when the battery power is too low (this
> > works OK when I am working on the system, left alone it fails).

How long to do leave it before you judge that it has frozen?

I find that with dektop effects enabled, it can take up to a minute for
the screen to be restored after overnight inactivity.  However, if I
disable desktop effects the problem disappears.  I have filed a bug.

- Richard
Richard Kimber

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