[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#819329: Bug#819329: Bug#819329: light-locker: Computer locked by frozen screen after sleep

Yves-Alexis Perez corsac at debian.org
Wed Jun 22 20:59:46 UTC 2016

On mer., 2016-06-22 at 22:31 +0200, Lee Garrett wrote:
> On 22/06/16 22:04, Yves-Alexis Perez wrote:
> > Well, actually that's wrong. It *can* run rootless, but lightdm doesn't
> > support it, and light-locker obviously requires lightdm.
> Ah, sorry, I (naively) assumed that all display managers run rootless by now.

As far as I can tell, only gdm3 does it.
> On my system I have gdm3 and lightdm installed, and but gdm3 is my default
> display manager. Maybe that is the issue here?
> randall at saito:~$ cat /etc/X11/default-display-manager
> /usr/sbin/gdm3

> The package descriptions says it relies on lightdm, and there's a hard
> dependency on lightdm, but maybe that's not enough.

Unfortunately, enforcing a *runtime* dependency on lightdm is not really
possible here, even thought it'd be nice.


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