preventing screen lock on lid close?
mario.vukelic at dantian.org
Thu Nov 3 21:20:00 UTC 2005
On Thu, 2005-11-03 at 12:04 -0600, Matthew Strait wrote:
> How can I change
> this behaviour? I just want the screen to blank when I close the lid and
> unblank when I open it.
I don't think there currently is a GUI way to change this behavior, but
there might be a better way than what I describe below.
The lock is caused by the following command in the
file /usr/share/acpi-support/screenblank which is installed by the
The first line in the file reads
su $user -c "(xscreensaver-command -throttle && \
Edit the line (you need to have admin rights) to read
su $user -c "(xscreensaver-command -throttle)"
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