[Xfce-bugs] [Bug 3734] screensaver_plugin doesn't work with Gnome screensaver

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Sun Dec 9 22:47:04 CET 2007

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------- Comment #4 from robrwo at gmail.com  2007-12-09 21:47 UTC -------
(In reply to comment #3)
> Hmm, not sure if this is the best way to do it.  We might want to also change
> xinitrc to check for the presence of gnome-screensaver and run that instead of
> xscreensaver on startup.
> Might be best to wrap all of this in a 'xfscreensaver' script, so, e.g.:
> start screensaver: xfscreensaver
> open screensaver config: xfscreensaver --config
> force screensaver on: xfscerensaver --activate

Maybe better way is to configure a preferred application, as with the web
browser, terminal, etc. and use exo-open to load the screensaver configuration
or lock the screen, etc.?

Even though it seems overkill, it's the logical place that someone trying to
change the configuration would look for it.

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