Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 201860
gnome-screensaver smart card event monitoring shouldn't poll
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:32 EST
Right now gnome-screensaver's smart card monitoring code polls several times a
second. This will needlessly use up battery on laptops, force speed stepped
CPUs to go up, etc.
Fixing this will require forking and then doing (blocking) event handling in a
See bug 205184 for the duplicate GDM report.
should be fixed in the next build