Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 649928
screensaver causes x to crash
Last modified: 2011-06-28 06:51:10 EDT
Description of problem: screensaver causes X to crash
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
How reproducible: every time
Steps to Reproduce:
1. set "activate screensaver when computer is idle" to be "on"
Actual results: come back after some uncertain length of time and you have to log back in to X
Expected results: The screensaver runs and I can get back to my session w/o having to log back in.
Having the exact same issue...
I noticed I can re-produce the crash by using the gnome-screensaver settings manager and just clicking back to the "random" option multiple times.
It seems like only certain screensavers are causing the crash, (which is way it takes a couple trys to cycle through the randoms)
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