Bizarre Anomaly

Kirk Reiser kirk at
Fri Jan 28 13:53:07 UTC 2011

That sounds like it is your screen saver kicking in.  You can turn it
off under system settings someplace.

On Fri, 28 Jan 2011, RiverWind wrote:

> Greetings and Salutations
> I've dealt with a bizarre and rather annoying anomaly ever since I
> started using Linux. This curious occurrence primarily
> characterizes extensive downloads and radio listening sessions. The
> system will seem to go into some sort of sleep mode, and I need to
> put in my user password in order to bring the system back up to a
> state of normal functioning. When ever the system enters these
> periods of seeming somnolence, Orca will say "Windows", and go
> silent.
> I assume this is some sort of screen saver mode, and I find it most
> inconvenient; hence I wish to put an end to it. Any thoughts any of
> you cats might have regarding this matter would be most highly
> appreciated.
> Most Cordially Indeed,
> Riverwind
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