Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 58798
KDE screen saver swarm hangs system - firstname.lastname@example.org
Last modified: 2014-08-11 01:46:01 EDT
Description of Problem: KDE screen saver swarm hangs system
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): kde 2.20
How Reproducible: easily
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Use KDE
2. choose swarm screen saver(or for random hangs choose random screen saver:-))
3. get lunch and return
Typically system is hung solid - unable to use hung terminal or to reach it via
We've seen this on ds10's, ds20e, and es40s. Video card in each case has been
elsa gloria, otherwise configs differ greatly.
Expected Results: normal behavior
Additional Information: I have not tested other screen savers individually -
but when set to random it only hangs on swarm
Seems fixed in XFree86-4.0.1-15. It should work in final candidate.
I'm closing this case because it was fixed in the Feb 22 delivery. Please let
us know if you still see any problems with this issue.