[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#513444: Bug#513444: xfce4-utils: fails to check that xlock is present before invoking it

Yves-Alexis Perez corsac at debian.org
Thu Jan 29 06:18:44 UTC 2009

On jeu, 2009-01-29 at 00:56 -0500, Celejar wrote:
>  The package recommends 'xscreensaver | xlockmore | xlockmore-gl'.  I have
> xscreensaver, but neither of the xlock* packages.  When xscreensaver isn't
> running, xflock4 tries to invoke 'xlock', which fails since the command is not
> present.  The script should check that xlock is present before invoking it.


xlock is a fallback, in case nor gnome-screensaver nor xscreensaver is
running. If xlock is not present, the command will fail, and hmhm,
that's it. No problem. If you want to lock the screen, make sure you
have something for.

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