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Old 06-04-2005, 08:42 PM   #1
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Making screensaver run when screen is locked

When I use the lock session function from the kmenu, the screen goes black and locks. How can I make it run the screensaver instead of a black screen.

Old 06-04-2005, 09:01 PM   #2
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from menu go to preferences then screensaver, enable the password for screensaver, now when you want to lock the desktop start the screensaver.
Old 06-04-2005, 09:15 PM   #3
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There is no way to associate it with the "lock session" command though? I remember that Redhat used to do it by default, can it be done in FC3?


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