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Re: xscreensaver missing from trusty
On 2013-11-08 14:03, Lars Noodén wrote:
> When I press ctrl-alt-l, instead of locking the screen, I get an error
> dialog from openbox saying:
> Failed to execute child process "xscreensaver-command"
> (No such file or directory)
> I recall there was some discussion of xscreensaver last week or so. Has
> this bug already been reported?
Maybe you think of this bug (#1205384)
-------- Original Message --------
Subject: Re: [Lubuntu-qa] [Bug #1205384] Lock can be circumvented by
switching to console
Date: Thu, 07 Nov 2013 13:17:27 +0100
From: Nio Wiklund <nio.wiklund@xxxxxxxxx>
To: Ali Linx (amjjawad) <amjjawad@xxxxxxxxx>
CC: lubuntu-qa@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx <lubuntu-qa@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>,
lubuntu user list <lubuntu-users@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On 2013-11-07 12:34, Ali Linx (amjjawad) wrote:
> On Thu, Nov 7, 2013 at 3:33 PM, Nio Wiklund <nio.wiklund@xxxxxxxxx
> <mailto:nio.wiklund@xxxxxxxxx>> wrote:
> On 2013-11-07 09:42, Ali Linx (amjjawad) wrote:
> > Hi,
> > Can you please check this:
> > And please confirm whether the workaround will work for you or not?
> > Installing 'xscreensaver' alone with no further action will do
> > at all. I mean:
> > sudo apt-get install xscreensaver
> > is not enough. The workaround on comment #35 fix the issue for me.
> > https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/lxsession/+bug/1205384
> > Thanks!
> > --
> > Remember: "All of us are smarter than any one of us."
> > Best Regards,
> > amjjawad <https://wiki.ubuntu.com/amjjawad>
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> Hi Ali,
> The workaround in #35 alone does *not* fix the issue for me, not even
> after reboot. (I copied and pasted the commands from Firefox to
> lxterminal, so I think they were correctly done.)
> I added a comment in the bug report.
> Best regards
> Hi my friend,
> That is weird.
> Could you please be so kind and re-do that?
> Because it worked for some people so far!
> Remember: "All of us are smarter than any one of us."
> Best Regards,
> amjjawad <https://wiki.ubuntu.com/amjjawad>
> Areas of Involvement <https://wiki.ubuntu.com/amjjawad/AreasOfInvolvement>
> My Projects <https://wiki.ubuntu.com/amjjawad/Projects>
I have re-done it in the same computer with the same result, and I have
redone it in another computer (still using the same i386).
IBM Thinkpad T42:
But it works if I lock with
or activate xscreensaver and let it auto-lock using