Commit 02cddede authored by monsta's avatar monsta

restore the correct mate-screensaver-command manpage

revert 9075047d and update info a bit

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.\" mate-screensaver manual page
.\" Copyright (C) 2007 Sven Arvidsson <>
.\" This is free software; you may redistribute it and/or modify
.\" it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as
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.\"You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along
.\"with this program; if not, write to the Free Software Foundation, Inc.,
.\"51 Franklin Street, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA.
.TH MATE-SCREENSAVER 1 "13 February 2014" "MATE Desktop Environment"
.\" Please adjust this date whenever revising the manpage.
mate-screensaver \- The MATE Desktop Screensaver and Locker
.B mate-screensaver [OPTIONS]
MATE Screensaver is the default screen saver and locker for the MATE Desktop. It is designed with simplicity and security in mind. \fBmate-screensaver\fP integrates well with the MATE desktop, and it supports User Switching and the ability to lock down configuration settings.
.TH mate-screensaver-command 1 "2007\-09\-27" "MATE"
mate-screensaver-command \- controls MATE screensaver
.B mate-screensaver-command
.RI [ OPTION... ]
mate-screensaver-command is a tool for controlling an already running instance of mate-screensaver.
.B \-\-exit
Causes the screensaver to exit gracefully
.B \-q, \-\-query
Query the state of the screensaver
.B \-t, \-\-time
Query the length of time the screensaver has been active
.B \-l, \-\-lock
Tells the running screensaver process to lock the screen immediately
.B \-c, \-\-cycle
If the screensaver is active then switch to another graphics demo
.B \-a, \-\-activate
Turn the screensaver on (blank the screen)
X display to use.
.B \-d, \-\-deactivate
If the screensaver is active then deactivate it (un-blank the screen)
Don't start as a daemon
.B \-p, \-\-poke
Poke the running screensaver to simulate user activity
\fB \-\-debug\fR
Enable debugging messages for \fBmate-screensaver\fP
.B \-i, \-\-inhibit
Inhibit the screensaver from activating. Command blocks while inhibit
is active.
Output version information and exit.
.B \-n, \-\-application-name
The calling application that is inhibiting the screensaver
\fB\-h, \-\-help\fR
Print standard command line options.
.B \-r, \-\-reason
The reason for inhibiting the screensaver
Print all command line options.
This program also accepts the standard GTK options.
.SS Should you encounter any bugs, they may be reported at:
.SS mate-screensaver is maintained by:
Perberos <>
Steve Zesch <>
Stefano Karapetsas <>
.SS This Man Page has been updated/re-written for the MATE Desktop Environment by:
Adam Erdman <> (2014)
.SS gnome-screensaver was written by William Jon McCann <>
.SS This manual page was originally written by Sven Arvidsson <> (2007)
.SS Further information may also be available at:
.BR mate-screensaver-command (1),
.BR mate-screensaver-preferences (1),
.BR gtk-options (7)
.B \-V, \-\-version
Version of this application
This manual page was originally written by Sven Arvidsson <> for gnome-screensaver-command.
.BR "mate-screensaver" (1)
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