[xubuntu-users] Locking up on screen saver

Jesus Gamio jgamio at gmail.com
Wed May 9 19:59:58 UTC 2007

I don't sure his is your case but some people have problems with the screen
saver uses 3D just selecting a no 3D screen saver the problem is resolved.

On 5/9/07, Skip Evans <skip at bigskypenguin.com> wrote:
> Hey all,
> Some one just gave me a laptop for some work I did
> for them. Seems like a not too bad little machine,
> though an off-brand perhaps: an Averatec 3200 Series.
> It loaded Xu fine and seems to run okay, but the
> screen saver locks it up. This is something I
> experienced with a desktop machine once, but I
> just turned off the screen saver and all was fine.
> I notice that when I go into Session Settings and
> then the Screen Saver, once the image of the
> current screen saver comes up the machine freezes.
> It happens the split second the image for the
> current screen saver appears, but just before this
> the mouse is still movable. I tried to jump to the
> settings quickly to disable it before the image
> displays, but no go.
> Is there a config file in can simply edit with vi
> somewhere that will disable the screen saver?
> I'm sure there is, I just need to find it. Any
> help would be greatly appreciated.
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