simple X display locker utility
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commit 6a52a85a1ac87b29048863d599a8b0f0ee712482
parent c28ac1ebf16e5d10a8e0416065e7e3980be1ca5c
Author: Markus Teich <>
Date:   Thu, 11 Feb 2016 16:49:59 +0100

add slock.1 man page

Makefile | 9++++++++- | 1+
slock.1 | 29+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
3 files changed, 38 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/Makefile b/Makefile @@ -35,7 +35,8 @@ clean: dist: clean @echo creating dist tarball @mkdir -p slock-${VERSION} - @cp -R LICENSE Makefile README config.def.h ${SRC} slock-${VERSION} + @cp -R LICENSE Makefile README config.def.h ${SRC} slock.1 \ + slock-${VERSION} @tar -cf slock-${VERSION}.tar slock-${VERSION} @gzip slock-${VERSION}.tar @rm -rf slock-${VERSION} @@ -46,9 +47,15 @@ install: all @cp -f slock ${DESTDIR}${PREFIX}/bin @chmod 755 ${DESTDIR}${PREFIX}/bin/slock @chmod u+s ${DESTDIR}${PREFIX}/bin/slock + @echo installing manual page to ${DESTDIR}${MANPREFIX}/man1 + @mkdir -p ${DESTDIR}${MANPREFIX}/man1 + @sed "s/VERSION/${VERSION}/g" <slock.1 >${DESTDIR}${MANPREFIX}/man1/slock.1 + @chmod 644 ${DESTDIR}${MANPREFIX}/man1/slock.1 uninstall: @echo removing executable file from ${DESTDIR}${PREFIX}/bin @rm -f ${DESTDIR}${PREFIX}/bin/slock + @echo removing manual page from ${DESTDIR}${MANPREFIX}/man1 + @rm -f ${DESTDIR}${MANPREFIX}/man1/slock.1 .PHONY: all options clean dist install uninstall diff --git a/ b/ @@ -5,6 +5,7 @@ VERSION = 1.3 # paths PREFIX = /usr/local +MANPREFIX = ${PREFIX}/share/man X11INC = /usr/X11R6/include X11LIB = /usr/X11R6/lib diff --git a/slock.1 b/slock.1 @@ -0,0 +1,29 @@ +.TH SLOCK 1 slock\-VERSION +.SH NAME +slock \- simple X display locker +.SH SYNOPSIS +.B slock +.RB [ \-v +| +.IR post_lock_command ] +.SH DESCRIPTION +.B slock +is a screen locker for X. If provided, the +.IR post_lock_command +will be executed when the screen is locked. +.SH OPTIONS +.TP +.B \-v +prints version information to stdout, then exits. +.SH EXAMPLES +$ slock /usr/sbin/s2ram +.SH CUSTOMIZATION +.B slock +can be customized by creating a custom config.h and (re)compiling the source +code. This keeps it fast, secure and simple. +.SH AUTHORS +See the LICENSE file for the authors. +.SH LICENSE +See the LICENSE file for the terms of redistribution. +.SH BUGS +Please report them.