Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 481439
menu:settings:xfce configuration blocked by gnome-screensaver
Last modified: 2009-04-27 17:12:50 EDT
Description of problem:
erroneous error from xfce configuration
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. login to xfce
2. menu:settings:xfce configuration
3. window manager
error message refering to gnome sceen-saver
window manager configuration tool
This was on fresh F10 installation having added xfce4 and logged into XFCE
Both window manager and tweeks give similar messages preventing setting up xfce correctly.
yum remove gnome-screensaver restores access to correct function.
Can you provide the exact error please?
This is the error message,displayed in a popup window:
These settings cannot work with your current window manager (gnome-screensaver)
Have you applied all updates? This should have been fixed in an update.
rpm -q xfce-mcs-manager
You are right, the problem is fixed after update to
I have installed the xfce spin this morning, updates took the whole day. The open bug report was too tempting, I had to post.
Excellent. No problem posting a report... I'm just glad it's already fixed up. ;)