Graphical logout manager
-L <lock command>]
-S <suspend command>]
-l <logout command>]
-r <reboot command>]
dsblogoutmgr is a Qt utility that allows you to leave
your current window manager-session, reboot, suspend or shutdown your system.
Furthermore, it supports time-controlled shutdown.
The following options are available:
Commands for the actions can also be defined in
~/.config/DSB/dsblogoutmgr/config using variable=value pairs
by setting the variables lock, logout,
shutdown, reboot, and
suspend. Commands containing white spaces must be enclosed
in double quotes. If an action is defined on the command line, it is used
instead of the one defined in
In order to be able to execute shutdown as regular user, you
can either use
(see below), or you can add your username to the operator
- Defines the screen lock command. Default “metalock”
- Defines the suspend command. Default “acpiconf -s 3”
- Defines the logout command. Default “fluxbox exit”
- Defines the reboot command. Default “shutdown -r now”
- Defines the shutdown command. Default “shutdown -p now”
# pw groupmod operator -m yourusername
If you want to be able to suspend your system as regular user, you
%wheel ALL=(ALL) NOPASSWD: /usr/sbin/acpiconf *
to /usr/local/etc/sudoers, and define the
suspend action accordingly by using the
-S flag on
the command line, or set
suspend = "sudo acpiconf -s 3"
Note: On FreeBSD >= 12, members of the
operator group are allowed to execute
is not necessary.
- Users of OpenBox can set the
logout action to “openbox --exit”
- Users of Fluxbox can set the
logout action to “fluxbox-remote exit”
-l flag. This requires
to be set in ~/.fluxbox/init.