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Fedora Core 5 Update: gnome-screensaver-2.14.0-1.fc5.1 Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Fedora This update fixes problems detecting idle activity.
Fedora Update Notification

Product     : Fedora Core 5
Name        : gnome-screensaver
Version     : 2.14.0                      
Release     : 1.fc5.1                  
Summary     : GNOME Screensaver
Description :
gnome-screensaver is a screen saver and locker that aims to have
simple, sane, secure defaults and be well integrated with the desktop.

Update Information:

This update fixes problems detecting idle activity. 

- Under certain circumstances gnome-screensaver would
activate itself after its timeout regardless of user
activity after having come out of suspend.

- gnome-screensaver was never able to detect scrollwheel
events as user activity before.

This update can be downloaded from:

617396c398219b9f4adcc34f2e8d6dbeb8ddd207  SRPMS/gnome-screensaver-2.14.0-1.fc5.1.src.rpm
02f04b87ab3e8258893c56958fada24985ae8d17  ppc/gnome-screensaver-2.14.0-1.fc5.1.ppc.rpm
1a9a1a441617f216f76544c39191f1dfda68175e  ppc/debug/gnome-screensaver-debuginfo-2.14.0-1.fc5.1.ppc.rpm
0d2a1752df77499450de50792df4e1354e3b92b8  x86_64/gnome-screensaver-2.14.0-1.fc5.1.x86_64.rpm
573c3559e37019ff962c08fe9eb2c7e34cd1ea76  x86_64/debug/gnome-screensaver-debuginfo-2.14.0-1.fc5.1.x86_64.rpm
b7e70b27cd040b712193c36d9a52adf6f8357497  i386/gnome-screensaver-2.14.0-1.fc5.1.i386.rpm
43284f567ece3df83f10da22770fcf5998ca767a  i386/debug/gnome-screensaver-debuginfo-2.14.0-1.fc5.1.i386.rpm

This update can be installed with the 'yum' update program.  Use 'yum update
package-name' at the command line.  For more information, refer to 'Managing
Software with yum,' available at

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