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Old 12-02-2005, 04:35 PM   #1
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Locking GNOME session

is there a way to lock the GNOME session without logging out. for security reasons, i don't every body to play with my e-mail client if i stepped out of the office for 2 minutes. but at the same time i don't want to log off every time i do that ... any help ???
Old 12-02-2005, 08:58 PM   #2
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i thought there was a command for this.. like 'gnome-lock' or 'xscreensaver-lock' or soemthing similar, i forget.. search around for that stuff.


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