Screensaver

Chat about anything related to Linux Mint

Screensaver

Postby waffler on Thu Nov 24, 2011 11:54 am

Where do I find the screensaver settings on Mint 12 :(
Amateurs Built the Ark
Professionals Built the Titanic

You can take the Boy out of Stoke on Trent . But you cant take Stoke on Trent out of the boy.
User avatar
waffler
Level 1
Level 1
 
Posts: 7
Joined: Fri Oct 22, 2010 9:14 pm

Linux Mint is funded by ads and donations.
 

Re: Screensaver

Postby bimsebasse on Thu Nov 24, 2011 12:03 pm

Screensavers as we know them are no longer included in Gnome 3, but you can install them.

Code: Select all
sudo apt-get remove gnome-screensaver
sudo apt-get install xscreensaver xscreensaver-gl-extra xscreensaver-data-extra


And add to Startup Applications like this (press the add button and fill in the fields):

Image
Thank you for this thread. That’s all I can say. You most definitely have made this forum into something special. You clearly know what you are doing, you’ve covered so many bases. Thanks!
User avatar
bimsebasse
Level 7
Level 7
 
Posts: 1709
Joined: Fri Nov 11, 2011 10:21 am
Location: Scandinavia

Re: Screensaver

Postby waffler on Thu Nov 24, 2011 12:07 pm

Thanks will give it a go & let you know how I get on . :D :D
Amateurs Built the Ark
Professionals Built the Titanic

You can take the Boy out of Stoke on Trent . But you cant take Stoke on Trent out of the boy.
User avatar
waffler
Level 1
Level 1
 
Posts: 7
Joined: Fri Oct 22, 2010 9:14 pm

Re: Screensaver

Postby waffler on Thu Nov 24, 2011 7:23 pm

ok got that working now mint 12 keeps freezing and touchpad wont work :(
Amateurs Built the Ark
Professionals Built the Titanic

You can take the Boy out of Stoke on Trent . But you cant take Stoke on Trent out of the boy.
User avatar
waffler
Level 1
Level 1
 
Posts: 7
Joined: Fri Oct 22, 2010 9:14 pm

Re: Screensaver

Postby engwah on Fri Apr 27, 2012 6:13 am

ok thank you

its work
engwah
Level 1
Level 1
 
Posts: 1
Joined: Thu Apr 26, 2012 10:55 am

Re: Screensaver

Postby mattarmstead on Sat Sep 01, 2012 11:20 am

thanks
mattarmstead
Level 1
Level 1
 
Posts: 15
Joined: Fri Aug 08, 2008 6:10 am


Return to Chat about Linux Mint

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests