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== Where is /var/log/messages.log? ==
I installed Arch in December 2012 and I don't have /var/log/messages.log, so the instructions to tail it do not work.  Perhaps acpi_listen should be used instead?  [[User:DavidEGrayson|DavidEGrayson]] ([[User talk:DavidEGrayson|talk]]) 21:48, 15 December 2012 (UTC)
== Kacpid ==
Q: Can someone add a section about this? Is it an alternative to ACPID?
A: No it's actually a kernel thread that is running due to an acpi module that is loaded into the kernel, like "thermal" or "battery". You can use the kernel argument noacpi in grub to disable acpi in the kernel. --[[User:VitaminJ|VitaminJ]] 05:33, 18 February 2011 (EST)
==(Green note) Note for KDE SC and GNOME users==
I would like to somebody review my note; I'm confident it's okay but since I'm not proficient in english - and also because this is my very first wiki edit here, I would like to double check it, thanks! --[[User:Msx|msx]] ([[User talk:Msx|talk]]) 07:23, 2 September 2012 (UTC)
== Slimlock configuration ==
== Slimlock configuration ==

Revision as of 01:29, 16 April 2013

Slimlock configuration

on a macbook air 4,2 i could not get the suggested configuration for slimlock on lid close to work:

DISPLAY=:0.0 su -c - username /usr/bin/slimlock

i had to use:

su -s $USERNAME /bin/sh -c "/usr/bin/slimlock"

(suggested complimentary configuration)