LightDM lock screen random activation

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stevep
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LightDM lock screen random activation

Postby stevep » Fri Oct 27, 2017 6:44 pm

I am running Mint 18.2 Mate 64 bit edition and at seemingly random intervals get a lock screen appearing, which research shows me is from LightDM. It does not have the correct users for the system shown so can't login to unlock. i have screen locking settings turned of so why am I getting this. Anyones help would be appreciated

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Flemur
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Re: LightDM lock screen random activation

Postby Flemur » Sat Oct 28, 2017 9:48 pm

Give this a shot -

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sudo dpkg-reconfigure lightdm
Mint 18.3 Xfce/fluxbox/pulse-less
Xubuntu 17.10/fluxbox/pulse-less
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