[kwlug-help] Keystroke to lock screen?

Richard Weait richard at weait.com
Wed Jun 2 10:51:39 EDT 2010

On Wed, Jun 2, 2010 at 10:39 AM, Bob Jonkman <bjonkman at sobac.com> wrote:
> Hi:  Is there a keystroke that locks the screen?
> Using Ubuntu 9.10 and 10.04, Gnome desktop.
> (Windows uses Meta+L)

ctrl-alt-L works here.

Ubuntu provides a GUI to change this at >> System >> Preferences >>
Keyboard Shortcuts

> Have not Googled or RTFMed.

Now why would you do that and admit it?  Did you leave your desktop
unlocked and somebody else sent this as a joke?

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