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It's been a while since I've used linux but I decided to throw it on my laptop last night and am dual booting between XP and Mandrake 9.2
I was looking through the "look and feel" menus and went to configure my screensaver. There are none listed in the section where they should be. I tried installing 2 new screensavers and after running the rpm's there are still no screensavers listed.
I'm using the KDE desktop environment that came with it FYI
Distribution: Slackware, Windows, FreeBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X
are you running as root, or, as user? if you are running as root, then the screensaver won't activate, because it will try to run as "nobody" who is the user the sys creates at install, if , you don't create a user. (sorry to assume that you havn't thought of that , w/out any more info, i have to).
hope that helps.
I was also trying to install more screensavers on my Mandrake 9. How do I go about to do this? I'm still trying to learn how to install stuff on linux. All that RPM stuff... When I click it , I cannot understand any of it.
Any help would be great.