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Month: June 2018

Re: [trinity-users] How to stop screen/session lock?

From: Jimmy Johnson <>
Date: Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:19:09 -0700
On 06/20/2018 09:41 AM, Nick Koretsky wrote:
> On Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:24:07 -0700
> Jimmy Johnson <> wrote:
>> I use my laptop for multimedia connected to external screen and run it
>> with the lid closed, well when I close the lid the screen locks and I
>> have to plug a external keyboard in to type the password, what a pain
>> and it would help a lot if I can turn off screen session lock.  Anybody
>> know how to turn it off?
> delete/rename kdesktop_lock. You wouldnt be able to shutdown/reboot from tde
> menu, but no other negative effects.

Thanks for the heads up on the config file, so far I've done one better.

"lockMethod=" I just left it blank.  Shutdown an reboot with no problem 
except for a notice that it's not configured but that notice goes away 
and everything goes back to normal.

Jimmy Johnson

Devuan Jessie - TDE Trinity R14.0.4 - AMD A8-7600 - EXT4 at sda2
Registered Linux User #380263