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Bug 153114 - screensaver functionality not present for anaconda?
screensaver functionality not present for anaconda?
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Anaconda Maintenance Team
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2005-04-01 12:41 EST by guy24x
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-04-01 13:55:20 EST
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Description guy24x 2005-04-01 12:41:03 EST
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.0; en-US; rv:1.7.6) Gecko/20050225 Firefox/1.0.1

Description of problem:
i dont think the anaconda graphical installer has a screensaver built would be great for a screensaver to start up when the computer is idle, during the install.

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. install fc3 via anaconda graphical install.
2. no screensaver starts up even when the computer is idle.

Actual Results:  no screensaver starts up even though the system is idle for more than 5 minutes.

Expected Results:  start up a screensaver say after 3 minutes of idleness.

Additional info:

my processor: amd athlon64 3000+
my motherboard: asus k8v
Comment 1 Peter Jones 2005-04-01 13:55:20 EST
With even remotely modern monitors, screensavers aren't generally a real
requirement.  At the same time, for a large number of reasons, we try to keep
the installer as small as possible.

So it's pretty unlikely that we'll ever add this unless some compelling reason

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