hilton.gibson at gmail.com
Fri Sep 26 21:19:18 UTC 2014
Gnome screensaver has been deprecated in 14.04 in favour of the lightweight
Lightdm lock screen.
Try typing CTL+ALT+L or SUPERKEY+L to see what I mean.
You will have to check Google to enable gnome-screensaver in 14.04.
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On 26 September 2014 20:15, Wesley Werner <wesley.werner at gmail.com> wrote:
> Jan, check if the screensaver daemon is running:
> :$ pidof gnome-screensaver
> You should see the ID of the process, if nothing returns then it is
> not running. Check your startup services to see if the gnome
> screensaver is enabled in there.
> You can run the service with 'gnome-screensaver', if it is not running
> (for this session only).
> 'gnome-screensaver-command' offers options to query the screen saver
> state, try that to see the amount of time it waits before activating -
> On Fri, Sep 26, 2014 at 6:33 PM, Jan Greeff <jan at verslank.net> wrote:
> > Since the last Ubuntu 14.04 updates my gnome screensaver no longer
> > activates. Nothing came to light in the forums, any ideas please?
> > Jan
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