temporarily disable session lock when switching user

Asked by b3nmore on 2013-12-12

Hi, is their a way to prevent lightdm (temporarily) from locking the session when switching to another one?

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2013-12-12
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2013-12-12
Robert Ancell (robert-ancell) said : #1

No, when lightdm switches sessions it locks them so you can't bypass the security.

Your best option is to unlock them yourself with loginctl unlock-session if you need to do this.

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