wayland screen locker and security in general

Michal Suchanek hramrach at centrum.cz
Wed Apr 6 02:42:23 PDT 2011

2011/4/5 Vinícius dos Santos Oliveira <vini.ipsmaker at gmail.com>:

>> How will apps like mplayer/vlc/browsers-playing-videos tell the compositor
>> that they are "busy" drawing and that the lock should NOT be engaged even
>> though there hasn't been any keyboard/mouse activity for long stretches?  As
>> compared to "default" apps that just paint "im bored" over and over again,
>> where the idle lock should get switched on...
> Take a look at
> http://lists.freedesktop.org/archives/xdg/2009-April/010317.html

So is dbus absolutely required part of wayland then?



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