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I'm using Slackware 13 on my notebook, and I'm using pm-suspend to have a faster boot up. I'd like to have it run xlock after bringing it back from suspend, is it possible?

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You can also try a script like this that you call for suspend:

#!/bin/sh
xlock&
sleep 3
sudo pm-suspend

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Try placing an executable script in /etc/acpi/resume.d: 91-xlock.sh:

#!/bin/sh
DISPLAY=":0" su -c your-user-name xlock

Also, you can try creating a script in /etc/pm/sleep.d that will create xlock-launcher that executes once, at boot. Cheers!

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Careful, that script will probably run as root, which means xlock will run as root as well (meaning you need the root password to unlock). –  Heath Oct 27 '09 at 22:56
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What can I do to have it run as user? –  David McDavidson Oct 29 '09 at 2:16
    
I've edited my responce so now it meets Health's remark :) –  kolypto Oct 29 '09 at 4:11

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