Bug 161312 - KDE xscreensaver support is missing (kxsrun and kxsconfig?)
KDE xscreensaver support is missing (kxsrun and kxsconfig?)
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kdeartwork (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Ngo Than
Ben Levenson
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Reported: 2005-06-22 07:02 EDT by Gilboa Davara
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-06-30 06:17:19 EDT
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update for recent xscreensaver hacks dir (1.78 KB, patch)
2005-06-29 13:03 EDT, Rex Dieter
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Description Gilboa Davara 2005-06-22 07:02:11 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux x86_64; en-US; rv:1.7.8) Gecko/20050524 Fedora/1.0.4-4 Firefox/1.0.4

Description of problem:
I trying to use xscreensaver-gl-extra screensavers under KDE environment.
In order to do so I need the kxsrun and kxsconfig under /usr/bin/kxs*.
These two binaries were available under both FC2 and FC3 (As well as KDE-RedHat's RPMs from both FC2 and FC3)

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
kdeartwork-3.4.0-1 kdeartwork-3.4.1-0.fc4.1 (Both i386 and x86-64)

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install FC4 with KDE environment.

Actual Results:  1. No xscreensaver support under KDE control panel.
2. Binaries that as far as I know are required to add such support are missing.

Expected Results:  1. xscreensaver support.

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Bug reported from an x86-64 installation. While I didn't install the i386 just yet, I peeked inside the kdeartwork i386 RPM and it has the same contents.
Comment 1 Vesko Tomov 2005-06-28 23:22:36 EDT
I wonder if this is related to the following bug: 
Comment 2 Gilboa Davara 2005-06-29 04:14:28 EDT
I doubt it.
The KDE-RedHat project's (http://kde-redhat.sourceforge.net/) RPMs have full
xscreensaver support and according to the project leader (Rex Dieter) he didn't
do anything special to get it working.
Comment 3 Rex Dieter 2005-06-29 13:02:10 EDT
Sorry, Gilboa, actually I did patch kdeartwork.  Patch forthcoming.
Comment 4 Rex Dieter 2005-06-29 13:03:33 EDT
Created attachment 116136 [details]
update for recent xscreensaver hacks dir

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Comment 5 Gilboa Davara 2005-06-29 13:10:37 EDT
I stand corrected, then.
Thanks Rex.

As for the patch, any chance of releasing an update for FC4?
Comment 6 Ngo Than 2005-06-30 06:17:19 EDT
It's now fixed in kdeartworks-3.4.1-0.fc4.2. I will push it today. Rex, many
thanks for the patch!
Comment 7 Gilboa Davara 2005-07-04 04:18:59 EDT
Any ideas when it'll be pused to updates/testing?

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