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--- ME <dugan@passwall.com> wrote:
> On Fri, 28 Jun 2002, ME wrote:
> > On Fri, 28 Jun 2002, Jim Angstadt wrote:

> Sorry to respond to myself...  If X was running
> before, then this sounds
> very much like a problem I heard about elsewhere
> with Redhat 7.0 or 7.1:
> If you did not explicitly specify a screensaver
> within your X session and
> let is auto-choose, when the screensaver came on it
> froze your machine -
> dead. No ping, not SyKey request nothing.

I have been using the default, which is random.  It
cycles thru a variety of screensavers.

> If this is the case, some have stated upgrading to
> later RedHats fixed it,
> or specifying a screensaver (or disabling
> screensavers) prevented it.
> -ME

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