Re: [hackers] [slock][patch] Prevent shift key from toggling to failed state

From: Eric Pruitt <>
Date: Mon, 27 Aug 2018 17:38:55 -0700

On Tue, Aug 28, 2018 at 10:24:43AM +1200, David Phillips wrote:
> The patch Michael Buch linked should work for you. For background, I
> created it because previous discussion hereabout 2 years ago showed
> that the community rather keep slock extremely paranoid and ready to
> trip to the failed state at any keypress in order to indicate any
> form of tampering.

I wrote a patch (attached) for similar reasons, but instead of
completely ignoring shift, it waits until it's released to change the
screen. The patch won't apply cleanly because it depends on another
patch I wrote, but it's a relatively simple change.


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