Bug 186798 - Ctrl-a Ctrl-x or Ctrl-a x combinations do not lock screen sessions.
Ctrl-a Ctrl-x or Ctrl-a x combinations do not lock screen sessions.
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: screen (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Petr Rockai
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2006-03-26 10:41 EST by Barrie Bremner
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-03-26 12:04:27 EST
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Description Barrie Bremner 2006-03-26 10:41:31 EST
Description of problem:

It should be possible to lock a display within a screen session using either
ctrl-a ctrl-x or ctrl-a x key combinations.
Locking displays does not appear to function in Fedora Core 5.

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How reproducible: always.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open a terminal
2. run screen
3. type ctrl-a ctrl-x
4. screen session should lock
Actual results:

Step 4 doesn't happen.
Comment 1 Petr Rockai 2006-03-26 12:04:27 EST
Consult bug #157821. The behaviour was changed to lock screen on ctrl-a X 
(instead of x) to reduce chance to lock screen by mistake. You can easily 
change this setting in your .screenrc or in the systemwide /etc/screenrc.

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