[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#858843: systemd: Default value of LidSwitchIgnoreInhibited should be no

Martin Monperrus martin.monperrus at gnieh.org
Tue Mar 28 06:27:23 UTC 2017

Thanks Michael,

I report on the power manager side then.


On 3/28/17 6:46 AM, Michael Biebl wrote:
> Am 28.03.2017 um 06:30 schrieb Michael Biebl:
>> If you read the logind.conf man page carefully, you'll see that logind
>> does respect low-level block requests. So if xfce4-power-manager takes a
>> blocking lock on handle-lid-switch it can implement it's own policy.
> Quoting the relevant part from man logind.conf:
>>        PowerKeyIgnoreInhibited=, SuspendKeyIgnoreInhibited=, HibernateKeyIgnoreInhibited=, LidSwitchIgnoreInhibited=
>>            Controls whether actions that systemd-logind takes when the power and sleep keys and the lid switch are triggered
>>            are subject to high-level inhibitor locks ("shutdown", "sleep", "idle"). Low level inhibitor locks
>>            ("handle-*-key"), are always honored, irrespective of this setting.
> Emphasis on the last sentence

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