• Locking computer blinking cursor


    Hello,

    Whenever I lock my pc it shows me a blinking cursor and a black screen. I can’t unlock it so I have to restart my pc. Is there a solution to fix this problem? I am using the Gnome 3 desktop environment and the lightdm display manager.

  • You can try to look for errors from the terminal with the following command.

    journalctl | grep lock
    
    

    From my personal experience before I switched to GDM clicking the lock button did not do anything at all so there might be some known issue.
    What graphics card and driver are you using?

    inxi -G
    
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