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Old 01-18-2006, 05:43 PM   #1
marsques
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how do you enable the screensaver...


to run at the login prompt on eith KDM or GDM...

thank you.
 
Old 01-18-2006, 08:23 PM   #2
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AFAIK, can't be done directly in KDE. You configure the KDE login manager (KDM--K Display Manager) in the Control Center->System Administration->Login Manager. You can enable a slide show to somewhat help prevent screen burn-in.

However, some quick surfing reveals that you might be able to manually hack a screen saver option. Try starting here.
 
Old 01-19-2006, 12:03 AM   #3
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No idea, really, but I wonder if xscreensaver (as opposed to kde's screensaver) might do the trick.
 
  


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