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[http://tools.suckless.org/slock Slock] is a simple and lightweight X display locker. Slock only offers a black background when locked. There are no animations.
 
[http://tools.suckless.org/slock Slock] is a simple and lightweight X display locker. Slock only offers a black background when locked. There are no animations.
  

Revision as of 21:36, 26 June 2013

Slock is a simple and lightweight X display locker. Slock only offers a black background when locked. There are no animations.

Installation

Install slock from the official repositories.

Usage

To lock the screen just type in:

 slock

The screen will now turn black. Type in the password of the currently locked in user to unlock (there is no text field, just start typing).