Screen saver / Gaim interaction problems on edgy
On edgy, after the screen saver has been activated, my gaim stayed in the "Away" status after having unlocked the session. Since I did'nt want to dig into gaim's sources, I am using a warkaround based on dbus. The trick should be useful for anything related to screen-saver state.
The main script is
(highly inspired by this one
), and calls a slightly modified version of the
script coming with the sources (details of the changes here
Put the latter in your PYTHONPATH
or update the sys.path.append()
in the first script. Run gnome-session-properties
and add gaim-lock-daemon.py
to the startup programs.