SystemParametersInfo: Screen Save actions

Dmitry Timoshkov dmitry at
Fri Nov 16 23:37:59 CST 2001

"Francois Gouget" <fgouget at> wrote:

>    But do we really have Windows applications that mess with the
> timeouts? Unless we know of many applications that really do stupid
> things, we should let them modify the screensaver timeouts. Otherwise it
> is just paranoia. And if we don't trust Windows applications we should
> not let them run in the first place. They are many things worse than
> changing the screensaver settings that they could do: just imagine all
> you can do with an evil API like DeleteFile, or CreateWindow.

I tend to agree with all the words above and want to add my voice
to support it.


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