Re: [hackers] [PATCH] [slock] Remove faulty example and add a section on security considerations

From: Markus Teich <>
Date: Wed, 28 Sep 2016 21:58:26 +0200

FRIGN wrote:
> What you do is call
> system("doas setxkbmap -option &");
> which disables Ctrl+Alt+Backspace for the entire session. So you can
> only kill your X server until you have locked your screen once. It
> won't work afterwards, which sucks and is unpredictable.


as an additional disadvantage this disables all options, even those which the
user might need to enter his password.

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