View Full Version : Screen lock in Fedora Core4

24th March 2006, 12:54 PM
The lock screen in Fedora Core 4 is not working. Shut down, restart, log out are working. Any idea??????????? :eek:
Thanks in advance.

24th March 2006, 01:43 PM
have you doing the lock screen using non-root account?

27th March 2006, 09:21 AM
I have tried it logging in as "root"...

27th March 2006, 11:14 AM
I have tried it logging in as "root"...

Then that will never work neither under FC4 nor FC5, I can not understand the logic behind that (why windows permits that and Linux always tells you do'nt use Root account).
PLEASE DEVELOPERS OF FC6, solve this issue for both the normal locking and the screensaver function.
in the time been, anyone logging in as a root and wants to lock the system, I recommend downloading a utility called "Xlock".