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Old 12-18-2010, 03:23 PM   #1
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Chrome Responsiveness issues after screensaver

Is anyone else having issues with chrome becoming unresponsive to the keyboard after resuming use once the screensaver has come on?

After I shake my mouse to begin use again, I cant place the cursor with a mouse click or type anything into the address bar. It seems to only happen after the screensaver has been activated resulting me having to close chrome and reopen it again. I can still navigate tabs that already have open using links on the page but placing a cursor to begin typing or typing itself is completely unresponsive. It only affects Chrome, once the problem arises I have tried out typing in my remote ssh term window and that works fine.

Using Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick 64-bit with Google Chrome 8.0.552.224
extensions installed are AdBlock, Downloads and Chromium Wheel Smooth Scroller.
Old 03-20-2011, 04:06 AM   #2
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$ dpkg -l *chrome-stable
| Status=Not/Inst/Cfg-files/Unpacked/Failed-cfg/Half-inst/trig-aWait/Trig-pend
|/ Err?=(none)/Hold/Reinst-required/X=both-problems (Status,Err: uppercase=bad)
||/ Name                          Version                       Description
ii  google-chrome-stable          10.0.648.151-r78498           The web browser from Google
Have you upgraded, & did that fix your problem?


chrome, screensaver, ubuntu+10.10

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