Bug#805573: mate-session-manager: mate-session-inhibit manpage and the way it works is confusing

John Paul Adrian Glaubitz glaubitz at physik.fu-berlin.de
Thu Nov 19 17:10:34 UTC 2015

> [$] mate-session-inhibit --inhibit:idle:logout
> Failed to execute --inhibit:idle:logout

Well, you used the wrong syntax.

It's "mate-session-inihibit --inhibit idle:logout", there is no colon after "--inhibit" as you can see from the help text which clearly states "mate-session-inhibit --inhibit ARG".

I don't think this is a bug.


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