Problems with Screensavers and other activity sensitive demons.

Rex Dieter rdieter at
Wed Jun 6 12:34:17 PDT 2007

Graeme Gill wrote:

> My application is cross-platform, and solving the screensaver
> problems on MSWindows and OS X was not anywhere as complicated
> (SetThreadExecutionState(ES_DISPLAY_REQUIRED),
> and UpdateSystemActivity(OverallAct) respectively.)
> Hopefully this feedback may trigger some proposals to solve
> these sorts of problems in a more elegant way than at present.

Have you tried using xdg-screensaver (as part of xdg-utils)?

-- Rex

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