Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 74
xlock doesn't lock virtual terminals.
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:48 EDT
If I have my X sesssion locked with xlock, I can get around
this by type Ctl-Alt-F1 (or whatever), hit ^Z on startx, do
a ps, and kill the xlock.
This is not a bug, but a normal behavour. If you want to avoid it, you
should use xdm or something like
startx & ; logout
Alternatively you may choose to use vlock to lock the virtual
You may also want to uncomment DontZap option in your XF86Config file
to make sure nobody can kill your X-session using Ctrl-Alt-Bkspace
Not a bug, solution(s) explained well in the previous message.
> something like
> startx & ; logout
Even better -IMHO- (am I wrong?) is starting the X session by