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Lock Virtual Terminals when resuming

Many screen lockers (mine is i3lock) do not block access to other Virtual Terminals. This means that, if I leave a session opened in some VT, then even when the desktop is locked (for example when ...
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Allow DPMS to turn off screen with force when the screen is locked?

I discover that command xset dpms 300 which turn off the screen for example after 5 minutes (300s), and it wonderfully doesn't turn off the screen if a youtube video is actually playing even in a ...
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How to lock non-virtual terminal? Something like “vlock -a”"

There is an option with vlock to lock all pts/tty at a time which is, $ vlock -a But vlock can lock only virtual consoles. There is also an option named TMOUT which will terminate the current ...
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XScreenSaver: 1-2 seconds delay within which my laptop isn't locked

I want my screen to lock automatically and I'm using XScreenSaver. It locks the screen when my laptop suspends but when open the lid or press the power button, there's a small, 1-2 seconds delay and ...
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xautolock: how to auto-unlock on user activity?

I need to run a script after a period of user inactivity. For that I use the wonderful program xautolock. Now, I also need to run another script when the activity is resumed (e.g. mouse is moved or a ...