vlock - Virtual Console locking program

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name vlock
Package version 2.2.2
Package release 3
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Installed size 220 B
Download size 39.23 KB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
vlock either locks the current terminal (which may be any kind of
terminal, local or remote), or locks the entire virtual console
system, completely disabling all console access.  vlock gives up
these locks when either the password of the user who started vlock
or the root password is typed.


Package Version Architecture Repository
vlock_2.2.2-3_i386.deb 2.2.2 i386 Debian Main
vlock - - -


Name Value
adduser -
libc6 >= 2.7-1
libpam-modules -
libpam0g >=


Name Value
suidmanager << 0.50


Type URL
Binary Package vlock_2.2.2-3_amd64.deb
Source Package vlock

Install Howto

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



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