[Novalug] computer hangs up
djr1952 at hotpop.com
Wed Feb 27 19:36:12 EST 2008
On Wed, 2008-02-27 at 18:59 -0500, Stuart D. Gathman wrote:
> On Wed, 27 Feb 2008, Nino Pereira wrote:
> > I've had problems in the past with a computer hanging up. Turned
> > out to be the screen saver. I removed the screen saver, and all
> > was well ever since.
> A screen saver cannot hang the computer without an accomplice in the
> form of a kernel or video driver bug.
In the past "gnome-screensaver" has taken(EATEN) my keyboard and mouse
more then once and refuse to give them back.
And the earlier on fix was always kill and/or disable
"gnome-screensaver" by clearing it's executable bit(s).
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