Bug 694483

Summary: Gnome 3/Gnome-shell: screen not locked upon suspend/resume
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: mlaverdiere <marco.laverdiere>
Component: gnome-shellAssignee: Owen Taylor <otaylor>
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Version: 15CC: bdpepple, cra, maxamillion, nsoranzo, otaylor, robert.swain, samkraju, walters
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Description mlaverdiere 2011-04-07 09:37:15 EDT
Description of problem:

While it is possible to have the screen locked after a certain time or upon screen closing (through screen settings in Gnome 3 system settings), it doesn't the same option is not available (in Power settings, for example) for suspend/resume operations (maybe this option is hidden somewhere in gconf or dconf settings?).

Not having this option may result in a security problem.
Comment 1 Robert Swain 2011-04-17 06:46:10 EDT
This bug affects me too. As I recall, in Gnome 2 one had to set the screensaver option to lock the screen when the computer was idle. Regardless, however this should work in Gnome 3 with gnome-shell, I would also like it to work.
Comment 2 Brian Pepple 2011-04-20 10:41:41 EDT
Hmmm, my laptop's screen locks during suspend/resume operations fine (and has for a while now). This bug might be only affecting some folks.
Comment 3 mlaverdiere 2011-04-21 07:18:05 EDT
I've tested it on 2 different laptops, with quite different specs (Dell Inspiron 1440 and Dell Studio 1458), on F15 freshly updated, and in both cases, I get no lock (luck!) upon suspend/resume...  On the other hand, "lock process" works fine either manualy, or upon automatic screen extinction.

Is there a particular setting to check somewhere?
Comment 4 Charles R. Anderson 2011-04-21 22:15:08 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 698135 ***