New lockscreen

Martin Sandsmark martin.sandsmark at
Fri Jan 11 13:30:23 GMT 2013

On Fri, Jan 11, 2013 at 02:14:37PM +0100, Martin Gräßlin wrote:
> We are not talking about the same things. We have three parts here:
> * locking of screen (no keyboard, no mouse)
> * not exposing screen content
> * unlock dialog
> to me the lock screen is "locking the screen plus not exposing the screen 
> content", while unlock is completely unrelated. The old implementation had the 
> "not exposing screen content" as a screen saver.

Ok, I see where you're coming from now.

> well if they got it right, it's right, isn't it? Just that GNOME did something 
> doesn't mean it's wrong. Given your remark it sounds like that which would be 
> very sad.

Yes, but that something is right is pretty much orthogonal to Gnome doing it,
which is why I balked at you dragging them in at all.

But, useless thread. Everyone (including us) have screensavers now, everyone
are happy.

Martin Sandsmark

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