screen blank timing

Karl Auer kauer at
Mon Mar 14 20:19:45 UTC 2016

When my laptop resumes from suspend, for a brief moment the screen is
displayed as it was when it was suspended. Then the display is cleared
to nothing but the background image and a password prompt. The period
in between is long enough to get a good impression of what's on the
screen - or to photograph it! About a third or half a second.

It seems to me that the password screen should be displayed first,
before suspending the system, to avoid this.

Do others see the same thing?

My workaround is to flip to a blank workspace before suspending the

Regards, K

Karl Auer (kauer at

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