Bug#753793: mate: the xscreensaver demon is not started automatically
andreimpopescu at gmail.com
Sat Jul 5 09:57:07 UTC 2014
Control: reassign -1 mate-desktop-environment
On Sb, 05 iul 14, 06:50:48, Markus Trümper wrote:
> Package: mate
> Version: MATE Desktop Environment 1.8.1 / xscreensaver 5.26
> Severity: normal
> Dear Maintainer,
> *** Reporter, please consider answering these questions, where appropriate ***
> * What led up to the situation?
> I wanted to try out the Mate desktop environment and have used xfce and lxde up
> to that point.
> After installing MATE Core via Synaptic I found that the screensaver didn't
> start automatically anymore.
> * What exactly did you do (or not do) that was effective (or
> I used System / Preferences / Screensaver (Mate menu) to reconfigure the
> screensaver. It warned that the XScreenSaver daemon doesn't seem to be running
> on display ":0.0" and offered to start it, which I did. It did not configure
> the demon to start automatically at the next login, though.
> I then added /usr/bin/xscreensaver to the list of autostart applications in
> System / Control Center / Startup Applications.
> *** End of the template - remove these template lines ***
> -- System Information:
> Debian Release: jessie/sid
> APT prefers testing-updates
> APT policy: (500, 'testing-updates'), (500, 'testing')
> Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)
> Foreign Architectures: i386
> Kernel: Linux 3.14-1-amd64 (SMP w/4 CPU cores)
> Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
> Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash
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