[Arm-dev] xscreensaver missing from xfce group

Robert Moskowitz rgm at htt-consult.com
Thu Dec 13 20:40:06 UTC 2018

On 12/13/18 11:31 AM, Robert Moskowitz wrote:
> I am trying to add xscreensaver manually.
> I did a yum install xscreensaver and it also installed the following 
> dependencies:
>     1:xscreensaver-gl-base-5.39-3.el7.armv7hl
>     1:xscreensaver-5.39-3.el7.armv7hl
>     1:xscreensaver-base-5.39-3.el7.armv7hl
>     1:xscreensaver-extras-5.39-3.el7.armv7hl
>     1:xscreensaver-gl-extras-5.39-3.el7.armv7hl
> And when I vnc to the system and wait, xscreensaver kicks in with the 
> defaults.  But the control app is not in
> applications > settings
> And I can't figure out what to install.  greping for xscreensaver frm 
> a yum list, I get:
> cinnamon-screensaver.armv7hl 3.6.1-2.el7                  epel
> cinnamon-screensaver-unsupported.noarch 3.6.1-2.el7                  epel
> gnome-screensaver.armv7hl 3.6.1-14.el7                 epel
> kdeartwork-screensavers.armv7hl 4.10.5-4.el7                 base
> mate-screensaver.armv7hl 1.16.1-1.el7                 epel
> mate-screensaver-devel.armv7hl 1.16.1-1.el7                 epel
> xscreensaver.armv7hl 1:5.39-3.el7                 epel
> xscreensaver-base.armv7hl 1:5.39-3.el7                 epel
> xscreensaver-extras.armv7hl 1:5.39-3.el7                 epel
> xscreensaver-extras-gss.armv7hl 1:5.39-3.el7                 epel
> xscreensaver-gl-base.armv7hl 1:5.39-3.el7                 epel
> xscreensaver-gl-extras.armv7hl 1:5.39-3.el7                 epel
> xscreensaver-gl-extras-gss.armv7hl 1:5.39-3.el7 epel
> What of the above might be the control app?

So far I have learned that running xscreensaver-demo for the command 
line to get the control dialog.

But nothing yet on how to fix the basic issue.

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