LinuxQuestions.org
Welcome to the most active Linux Forum on the web.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Security
User Name
Password
Linux - Security This forum is for all security related questions.
Questions, tips, system compromises, firewalls, etc. are all included here.

Notices

Closed Thread
 
Search this Thread
Old 10-20-2008, 01:13 AM   #1
shilpa_chaudhary
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Oct 2008
Posts: 2

Rep: Reputation: 0
How to Lock the screensaver on Linux Console/desktop


Hi

I want to automate the screen lock for Linux console. For non-root users, i am able to do the settings with xscreensaver-demo. But same is not working for root user. Is there any way, we can lock the root console?

Regards
Shilpa
 
Old 10-24-2008, 02:57 AM   #2
reddazz
Guru
 
Registered: Nov 2003
Location: N. E. England
Distribution: Fedora, CentOS, Debian
Posts: 16,298

Rep: Reputation: 73
Please post your thread in only one forum. Posting a single thread in the most relevant forum will make it easier for members to help you and will keep the discussion in one place. This thread is being closed because it is a duplicate.
 
  


Closed Thread


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Linux console mode, how to lock screen? newtovanilla Linux - Newbie 6 05-17-2008 07:05 PM
Cannot disable the screensaver lock davidguygc Linux - Desktop 2 08-01-2007 05:30 PM
Correct desktop resolution. Incorrect screensaver & lock resolution mybootorg Linux - General 6 05-03-2006 02:39 AM
screensaver lock? marlor Slackware 5 07-12-2004 03:10 AM
screen lock login ( from Screensaver) ptrbee Linux - Newbie 0 07-06-2004 08:42 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:26 PM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration