xtrlock-pam is PAM based X11 screen locker that hides desktop content.
- PAM based
- use any PAM module you like
- run by regular user, no root setuid is ever required
- Background actions
- blank blank the screen, hide desktop content
- none do not hide anything, as former xtrlock did
- bg hide windows, show just root window background. This work if root window has one.
Run xtrlock-pam to lock, and type your password to unlock.
$ xtrlock-pam -h xtrlock-pam 3.3 - PAM based X11 screen locker Usage: xtrlock-pam [options...] Options: -h This help message -p MOD PAM module, default is 'system-local-login' -b BG background action, none, blank or bg, default is bg
$ xtrlock-pam $ xtrlock-pam -p system-local-login -b bg
./configure make # system install - as root make install # personal install - as user cp src/xtrlock-pam ~/bin
Project page http://aanatoly.github.io/xtrlock-pam