Controlling Screen Savers

Brian J. Tarricone bjt23 at
Wed Aug 25 02:47:47 CEST 2004

On 08/24/04 19:52, Dennis J. Tuchler wrote:
> How do you control screen savers in XFCE4?  When I leave the computer sitting 
> for a while a screen saver pops up.  Sometimes, the screen locks (requiring a 
> password) and sometimes it doesn't.  How do I regulate when it does and when 
> it doesn't?

assuming you're using xscreensaver, run 'xscreensaver-demo' from a terminal
(or from the xfce "run" box).  4.2.x will have a way of doing this from the
xfce settings manager.


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