[mythtv-users] Problem with SVN changeset 24559 - xdg-screensaver

Johnny Walker johnnyjboss at gmail.com
Wed May 12 21:52:02 UTC 2010

On Wed, May 12, 2010 at 4:24 PM, Tom Lichti <redpepperracing at gmail.com> wrote:
> Is anyone else having issues with this change? I get a ton of these in the logs:
> 2010-05-12 16:56:30.269 ScreenSaverXDG: Calling xdg-screensaver reset
> 2010-05-12 16:56:30.437 ScreenSaverXDG: Calling xdg-screensaver reset
> and there is a problem with playback, if you pause, or bring up the
> menu, the playback screen gets screwed up (it's like a screen door is
> placed over the screen) and will not go away. If you pause playback,
> the effect goes away, in that you can now see the screen, but when you
> un-pause it it goes back to the screen door effect. At first I thought
> it was because I didn't have a screen saver setup (I think it was
> using a built in xfce one), so I installed xscreensaver, but there is
> no change.

Have you installed xdg-utils?

It's like the feature does the opposite of what is
> intended. The only way to fix it is to exit the recording and start
> playing again.
> I'm going to revert the change, just to make sure that's actually the
> problem, but it's sure suspicious.
> Tom
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What distro and version are you in?

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