gnome-screensaver-command (1) - Linux Man Pages

gnome-screensaver-command: controls GNOME screensaver

NAME

gnome-screensaver-command - controls GNOME screensaver

SYNOPSIS

gnome-screensaver-command [OPTION...]

DESCRIPTION

gnome-screensaver-command is a tool for controlling an already running instance of gnome-screensaver.

OPTIONS

--exit
Causes the screensaver to exit gracefully
-q, --query
Query the state of the screensaver
-t, --time
Query the length of time the screensaver has been active
-l, --lock
Tells the running screensaver process to lock the screen immediately
-a, --activate
Turn the screensaver on (blank the screen)
-d, --deactivate
If the screensaver is active then deactivate it (un-blank the screen)
-V, --version
Version of this application

AUTHORS

gnome-screensaver-command is written by William Jon McCann <mccann [at] jhu.edu>.

This manual page was written by Sven Arvidsson <sa [at] whiz.se>.

SEE ALSO

gnome-screensaver(1)