Screen Saver Bug # 560298
dbupton at googlemail.com
Sat Apr 10 23:28:19 UTC 2010
On 10/04/10 23:40, Karl Larsen wrote:
> On 04/10/2010 04:35 PM, Henry Dubb wrote:
>> You are not putting in the password to get out of the screensaver, but
>> to unlock it. You have it set to 5 minutes and lock computer. This is
>> a pretty standard setting with Ubuntu.
>> On Sat, Apr 10, 2010 at 4:45 PM, Justin Gruenberg
>> <justin.gruenberg at gmail.com <mailto:justin.gruenberg at gmail.com>> wrote:
>> On Sat, Apr 10, 2010 at 4:30 PM, Karl Larsen <klarsen1 at gmail.com
>> <mailto:klarsen1 at gmail.com>> wrote:
>> > I think Lucid Beta 2 is the first version of Ubuntu which comes
>> > default with a screen saver every 5 minutes and requires a
>> password to
>> > turn off. It blew my mind!
>> Preferences -> Screensaver
>> Adjust to your delight. It's hardly a bug.
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> This is a bug in my eyes because I tried many things to "fix" the
> problem before another person told ME it might be my screen saver. I
> thought it was a security setting that was wrong. \\
> I want future versions of Ubuntu to ship with NO screen saver.
> 73 Karl
> Karl F. Larsen, AKA K5DI
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Just try to remember to switch it off if you don't like it!
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