Screen Saver Bug # 560298

Rashkae ubuntu at
Mon Apr 12 14:40:10 UTC 2010

Cybe R. Wizard wrote:
> On Mon, 12 Apr 2010 06:23:42 -0600
> Karl Larsen <klarsen1 at> wrote:
>>  Well it appears the REAL problem was the need to provide a 
>> password every 5 minutes.
> You do know that it doesn't happen if you are actually /using/ your
> computer, don't you?  I can't imagine five whole long minutes of
> inactivity sitting in front of the screen.  I'd have to get up and go
> outside, read a book, interact with the family or something in all that
> intervening time.

I gather that Karl has been, as usual Karl.  However, if indeed the 
default in Lucid is to lock the screen after 5 minutes, that's an 
annoying default.   (otoh, I doubt you could ever come up with a 
combination of defaults that would not be annoying to someone)

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