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Old 11-23-2008, 11:39 AM   #1
penguinHugger
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Exclamation KPowerSave help. Need help today!!!


I am not a newbie to linux, but somehow, I can't figure this out.

I am in the process of converting a Windows user to Mandravia, but I can't figure out how to get KPowerSave working right as I don't ever use it. If I don't get this fixed today, then the user is going to restore the entire computer to windows. (Did I mention that I managed to break Windows while installing Mandravia ?)

The problem is that I can't get it to lock the screen and suspend when it is closed.

Note: I am using KDE 3.5, and, a version of Mandravia from the first half of 2008 (don't know which).

Please help me. Soon.

bye.

Last edited by penguinHugger; 11-23-2008 at 11:51 AM. Reason: Note
 
Old 11-24-2008, 09:12 AM   #2
rylan76
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It sounds like you are on a laptop?

Can't help you if you are... but if you are on a desktop, and looking for some kind of auto-suspend or screensaver solution, have you taken a look at xscreensaver??
 
  


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