incessant lockout screens with request for password

Colin Law clanlaw at
Thu Sep 15 09:29:54 UTC 2011

On 15 September 2011 10:22, nepal <nepal.roade at> wrote:
> On Thu, 15 Sep 2011 03:29:08 +0000 (UTC)
> barryeisenberg at wrote:
>> the new ubuntu locks the screen, requesting my password if i leave
>> the computer unattended for a minute or two. it's driving me nuts and
>> i would like to turn this feature off or at least make it happen far
>> less frequently. please help
> Best of luck with that. I first saw that problem with 9.04, it would
> not fix by any settings I changed or even by removing the power manager
> and screensaver packages from the system, the f***ing thing would still
> blank the screen. So I gave up on 10.04 (which still had the problem)
> and moved to using Mint which didn't have the proble.
> About 2 weeks ago I tried a fresh install of natty? the one with the
> poorly thought out icon interface. I quite liked some of the new
> features, but the screen blanking problem persists, so I haven't used
> it since.

Can you point us to your bug report please?



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