[Slackbuilds-users] vlock is dead

Xavier Maillard xavier at maillard.im
Wed Sep 12 21:56:02 UTC 2012

On Mon, 13 Aug 2012 20:26:27 +0200, Chris Abela <kristofru at gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > While trying to reach him the source for the latest version is readily
> > available in both the OpenSuse and archives and from PacketStorm.
> >
> > I also have a copy I can post if it's of help. Best to get it from the
> > maintainer but  "ports in a storm" as they say.
> I am not too happy to be involved in the packaging of an unsupported 
> security application. On the other hand the vlock code is so mature now 
> that I hope that no more vulnerabilities are left.

I second that and I hope we will keep vlock in SBo. As an exclusive
linux console user, vlock is one of my main tool.

Thank you


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