Re: No gnome-screensaver process (but screen still goes blank after a while).
Gnome-screensaver should only be used with Gnome, but it will try to take over any time it's installed. Fetchinson, you should check to see if xscreensaver is installed and if so, how it's set. The best way to do this is to run this in a terminal, not as root:
If bash can't find it, you don't have xscreensaver installed. If it runs, it may be set to act only as a screen blanker. Also, it occurs to me that you might be using the wrong command to look for a screen saver.
ps aux | grep *screen*
returns only the grep command on my box, but
ps aux | grep screen
also shows that xscreensaver is running. HTH, HAND.
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