Bug 41108 - When logged in as root the GNOME screen saver is inoperative
Summary: When logged in as root the GNOME screen saver is inoperative
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 10715
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: xscreensaver   
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Version: 7.1
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Bill Nottingham
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Reported: 2001-05-17 15:31 UTC by Need Real Name
Modified: 2014-03-17 02:20 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-05-17 15:31:27 UTC
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Description Need Real Name 2001-05-17 15:31:23 UTC
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Description of problem:
When logged in as root the GNOME screen saver is inoperative. No matter 
which settings were used it would not even perform a "Try". 

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Log in with root privileges
2. Using the "GNOME Control Center" under Desktop select screensaver
3. Enable screen saver function and select a screen saver pattern and 
execute "Try"

Actual Results:  Immediately comes back with out executing the screen 
saver and grays out the "Try" button

Expected Results:  The appearance of the screen saver pattern

Additional info:

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2001-05-17 15:35:42 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 10715 ***

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