__/ [ Jim Jones ] on Monday 07 August 2006 03:20 \__
> Richard Harrison wrote:
>> Snorkelson MacBurp wrote:
>>> Richard Harrison said the following on 06/08/06 19:30:
>>>> Suse 10.1
>>>> Via Personal Setting have selected screensaver and set actvation time to
>>>> 4 minutes. Screen goes totally black after about 5 minutes of inactivity
>>>> but screensaver never is displayed.
>>>> What are the correct settings? Help!!
>>> Do you have "require password to stop" checked? If so, uncheck it.
>> No, don't have it checked.
> Did you by chance disable the power control on the power control tab of
> the display settings? If so re-enable it and set all the time setting
> down so they won't coem on anyway. That seemed to be the problem when I
> had it.
I can't recall which other process was notorious for spurring activity that
prevented the screensaver from being initiated in KDE. It's worth searching
Just in case the advice given by others does not help.