swaylock man page

swaylock — Screen locker for sway


swaylock [options]

Lock the current sway session.


-h, --help
Show help message and quit.
-c, --color <rrggbb[aa]>
Turn the screen into the given color instead of white. If an image is in use, also enables color display.
-i, --image [<output>:]<path>
Display the given image, optionally only on the given output.
-s, --scaling
Scaling mode for images: stretch, fill, fit, center, or tile.
-t, --tiling
Same as --scaling=tile.
-u, --no-unlock-indicator
Disable the unlock indicator.
-v, --version
Show the version number and quit.
--socket <path>
Use the specified socket path. Otherwise, swaymsg will ask sway where the socket is (which is the value of $SWAYSOCK, then of $I3SOCK).


Maintained by Drew DeVault <sir@cmpwn.com>, who is assisted by other open source contributors. For more information about sway development, see https://github.com/SirCmpwn/sway.