screen blank timing

Pete S smoutpete at
Mon Mar 14 20:35:13 UTC 2016

On 14 March 2016 20:29:22 GMT+00:00, Colin Law <clanlaw at> wrote:
>On 14 March 2016 at 20:19, Karl Auer <kauer at> wrote:
>> 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
>> 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?

Yep I see the same thing on my 15.10 (updated yesterday) . Nice workaround though 

Pete S 

>I am not seeing this on 16.10 Beta.  The screen comes up with the
>background image and password prompt.
>Are you using standard Ubuntu or one of the flavours?  Also which

Sent from my Android device with K-9 Mail. Please excuse my brevity.

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