lxsession - LXDE default session manager

Property Value
Distribution Debian 10 (Buster)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package filename lxsession_0.5.4-1_amd64.deb
Package name lxsession
Package version 0.5.4
Package release 1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category interface::graphical interface::x11 role::program uitoolkit::gtk x11
Homepage http://www.lxde.org/
License -
Maintainer Debian LXDE Maintainers <pkg-lxde-maintainers@lists.alioth.debian.org>
Download size 107.27 KB
Installed size 397.00 KB
LXSession is the default session manager for the Lightweight X11 Desktop
Environment (LXDE).
It is derived from XSM, has fewer dependencies and more features. It is
desktop-independent and can be used with any window manager.


Package Version Architecture Repository
lxsession_0.5.4-1_i386.deb 0.5.4 i386 Debian Main
lxsession - - -


Name Value
laptop-detect -
libatk1.0-0 >= 1.12.4
libc6 >= 2.14
libcairo2 >= 1.2.4
libfontconfig1 >= 2.12.6
libfreetype6 >= 2.2.1
libgdk-pixbuf2.0-0 >= 2.22.0
libglib2.0-0 >= 2.37.3
libgtk2.0-0 >= 2.24.32
libpango-1.0-0 >= 1.14.0
libpangocairo-1.0-0 >= 1.14.0
libpangoft2-1.0-0 >= 1.14.0
libunique-1.0-0 >= 1.0.0
libx11-6 -
lsb-release -
lxpolkit -
lxsession-data -
lxsession-logout -
polkit-1-auth-agent -


Name Value
lxde-settings-daemon -
x-session-manager -


Name Value
lxsession-data << 0.5.3-1


Type URL
Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
Binary Package lxsession_0.5.4-1_amd64.deb
Source Package lxsession

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install lxsession deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install lxsession




2019-02-28 - Andriy Grytsenko <andrej@rep.kiev.ua>
lxsession (0.5.4-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Merging upstream version 0.5.4 (Closes: #836063).
* Adding 00-disable-dpkg-access.patch to avoid access to dpkg database,
that's forbidden by the Policy.
* Bump Standards-Version to 4.3.0.
* Bump debhelper compat to 11.
* Removing compression options for sources.
* Updating obsolete tag debian-watch-may-check-gpg-signature in lintian
override to debian-watch-does-not-check-gpg-signature.
* Lowering libpam-systemd from dependency to suggestion on lxsession.
* Lowering systemd from dependency to recommended on lxsession-logout
(Closes: #923207).
* Fixing typo 'automaticlly' => 'automatically' (Closes: #854886).
* Adding Multi-Arch tags.
2016-12-25 - Andriy Grytsenko <andrej@rep.kiev.ua>
lxsession (0.5.3-2) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Julien Lavergne ]
* debian/control:
- Keep built-in support, since qt session use lxqt-session.
- Add Replaces: lxsession-data (<< 0.5.3-1) for lxsession.
[ Andriy Grytsenko ]
* Fixing nonexistent dependency xdg-screensaver using correct one xdg-utils.
* Setting [linux-any] on dependency systemd for lxsession-logout.
2016-12-10 - Andriy Grytsenko <andrej@rep.kiev.ua>
lxsession (0.5.3-1) unstable; urgency=medium
[ Julien Lavergne ]
* Stop building built-in support, for easy integration with qt session.
[ Andriy Grytsenko ]
* Rebuild all .c from .vala to be up to date.
* Changing Maintainer e-mail to Alioth based one.
* Using https for VCS fields in debian/control file.
* Using dh-autoreconf instead of autotools-dev.
* Adding dependency on policykit-1 (Closes: #773126, #773480, #814915).
* Replacing Provides policykit-1-gnome with polkit-1-auth-agent
(Closes: #826490, #842267).
* Removing override_dh_strip rule from debian/rules.
* Removing upower (<< 0.99) from Depends, it's not available anymore.
* Merging upstream version 0.5.3.
* Adding libunique-dev to Build-Depends.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.8.
* Adding laptop-detect to Depends on lxsession as it tries to run that
* Updating lxsession-xsettings in lxsession.install, it was moved.
* Removing 01-no-dup-polkit.patch, it's included by upstream.
* Removing 02-fix-db-update.patch, it's included by upstream.
* Enabling hardening (set DEB_BUILD_MAINT_OPTIONS indebian/rules).
* Recommend lxde-session instead of lxde-common.
* Don't recommend openbox, lxde-session will depend on it instead.
* Splitting out lxsession-data package.
* Splitting out lxsession-edit package.
* Splitting out lxpolkit package.
* Splitting out lxlock package.
* Splitting out lxsession-logout package. It can be used independently
(LP: #1423326).
* Splitting out lxsession-default-apps package, it may be optional.
* Splitting out lxde-settings-daemon package, lxsession does not need it
but it can be used independently instead.
* Adding manual pages coming with package to install (Closes: #722037).
* Adding proper dependency from lxlock to supported screen lockers
(Closes: #780024).
2014-11-29 - Andriy Grytsenko <andrej@rep.kiev.ua>
lxsession (0.5.1-2) unstable; urgency=high
* Adding 02-fix-db-update.patch from upstream to fix block on database update
(Closes: #768043, #770975, #771147).
* Adding valac into Build-Depends, patching requires it.
* Cleaning lxsession_lxsession_vala.stamp, patching requires it.

See Also

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lynkeos.app-common_3.1+dfsg1-2_all.deb GNUstep app for processing astronomical images (common files)
lynkeos.app_3.1+dfsg1-2_amd64.deb GNUstep app for processing planetary astronomical images
lynx-common_2.8.9rel.1-3_all.deb shared files for lynx package
lynx_2.8.9rel.1-3_amd64.deb classic non-graphical (text-mode) web browser
lysdr_1.0~git20141206+dfsg1-1+b1_amd64.deb Simple software-defined radio
lyskom-elisp-client_0.48+git.20160707.372be663-1_all.deb emacs client for LysKOM
lyskom-server_2.1.2-16_amd64.deb Server for the LysKOM conference system
lyx-common_2.3.2-1_all.deb architecture-independent files for LyX
lyx_2.3.2-1_amd64.deb document processor
lz4_1.8.3-1_amd64.deb Fast LZ compression algorithm library - tool
lz4json_2-1_amd64.deb unpack lz4json files, usually generated by Mozilla programs
lzd_1.1-3_amd64.deb Educational, lossless data compressor based on the LZMA algorithm