Screen Saver Bug # 560298

Darren Upton 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
>
>
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>
Just try to remember to switch it off if you don't like it!




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