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I want a specific script to run every time I log out, whether it's via Settings > Power Off/Log Out > Log Out (so the computer remains on) or Settings > Power Off/Log Out > Power Off? > Restart or Power Off.

It mustn't run if I merely Suspend or Switch User.

The script is extremely simple, quick, and just for the one user, not for any other user on the system.

The answers that I've found for Ubuntu 20.04 or Gnome 3 say to edit either ~/.bash_logout, which doesn't run (even if I make it executable), or /etc/gdm/PostSession/Default, but the folder /etc/gdm doesn't exist.

I've been searching for ages, but I can't find an answer.

How can I run a logout script when I log out?

I'm using Ubuntu 20.04 with Gnome 3.36.3.
10-01-2020, 02:39 PM
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