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Re: [E-devel] e17 screen lock



On Tue, Dec 12, 2006 at 03:01:22PM +0100, Nikolas Arend wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> I know that screen locking had or maybe still has some known issues, but I thought I should mention this nonetheless... After locking the screen I can't unlock it again by typing in my password. All that helps is sending the enlightenment process a -HUP from console. This looks like the opposite from what others reported recently, that every password (or just pressing ENTER) would work to unlock the screen.
> My distro is opensuse 10.1 and I'm using e17 cvs from yesterday (approx 12 pm CET).

Screen lock uses PAM to check the correctness of the password.
E checks if one of the following PAM services exists and then uses it:

* login
* enlightenment
* xscreensaver
* kscreensaver
* system-auth

Maybe that your problem is in PAM configuration.

> 
> Best regards,   Nick.
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