Preventing screensaver when playing movie?

Dotan Cohen dotancohen at
Tue Feb 26 10:47:10 PST 2008

On 26/02/2008, Rui Tiago Cação Matos <tiagomatos at> wrote:
>  > Any solution for KDE users who prefer mplayer?
> $ man XScreenSaverSuspend
>  which mplayer uses if you install your distro's libXScrnSaver-devel
>  equivalent before compiling it.
>  I'm not sure this answers the original poster's question since I'm not
>  sure if this will prevent gnome-screensaver from locking the screen.

Thanks, Rui. It is not available on my distro (Ubuntu) but I'll go
google for it now.

Dotan Cohen

A: Because it messes up the order in which people normally read text.
Q: Why is top-posting such a bad thing?

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