Thanks Opal! Disabling the Compositor definitely fixes this issue. On Monday, February 27, 2017 at 5:10:57 PM UTC-7, Opal Raava wrote: > On Monday, February 27, 2017 at 9:41:20 PM UTC+1, ianr...@gmail.com wrote: > > On Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 8:43:12 AM UTC-4, John Maher wrote: > > > I'm getting the strangest thing on my screen. I'll be working and the > > > XScreenSaver dialog pops up (indicating the screen is locked) and the > > > screen goes black. However, the screen is not locked. I have to move a > > > window around to redraw my screen. This has always happened since I > > > started using Qubes about 3 weeks ago. There appears to be no pattern > > > that prompts this response. Bizarre! Any thoughts? > > > > > > Thanks. > > > > > > John > > > > I found that this happened when I had the Qubes VM Manager set to appear on > > all desktops ("Always on Visible Worksace"). When I stopped that, it > > stopped the problem. Tried this 5 or 6 times on 2 different machines. > > Running v.3.2 with and without Feb. updates; no difference. > > > > HTH, > > > > --Ian > > Oh that's interesting, I found that disabling the compositor (Menu>System > Tools>Window Manager Tweaks>Compositor) solves the problem for me and also > for somebody else on the github tracker entry. > > I can't find the 'always on visible workspaces' settings, but I also lost the > tray icon for the Qubes VM Manager somehow.
-- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to qubes-users+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org. To view this discussion on the web visit https://groups.google.com/d/msgid/qubes-users/1471dbfd-ea56-478f-ad82-c5713abfbd0d%40googlegroups.com. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.