I’m unable to lock the screen. I’m using a default Gnome desktop installation.
Pressing Super+L does not lock the screen.
There is no lock button on the menu and no lock option in the “Power Off/Log out” menu.
I found a similar report here but the gconf settings on my system appear to be correct:
$ gsettings get org.gnome.desktop.screensaver lock-enabled true $ gsettings get org.gnome.desktop.lockdown disable-lock-screen false
I have tried to enable the
disable-lock-screen and reset it:
$ gsettings get org.gnome.desktop.screensaver lock-enabled true $ gsettings set org.gnome.desktop.lockdown disable-lock-screen false $ gsettings get org.gnome.desktop.lockdown disable-lock-screen false
The problem occurs both in an X11 and a Wayland Gnome session.
I reinstalled Fedora to upgrade from Fedora 27. During the upgrade I have preserved my home dir and some other partitions. I did reformat the
The installation kickstart shows I installed:
%packages @^basic-desktop-environment @gnome-desktop
The only relevant package I installed additionally is
How can I restore the lock screen functionality?
Thanks in advance