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Re: [SLE] Recreational use of screensavers?
  • From: Anders Johansson <andjoh@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 1 Mar 2004 08:00:00 +0100
  • Message-id: <200403010800.00026.andjoh@xxxxxxxxxx>
On Monday 01 March 2004 07.56, Steven T. Hatton wrote:
> Does anybody know of a way to pay the visual part of screensavers in
> regular windows without the UI event detection stopping them, and without
> preventing the user from accessing other windows. That is, can I just kick
> them off in a window and watch them like any other animation? Some of them
> are so impressive it seems a shame to relegate them to a mode in which they
> are, for the most part ignored.

They're just programs. You can just run them like any other program, like

/opt/kde3/bin/kspace.kss
or
/usr/X11R6/lib/xscreensaver/flipscreen3d

or whichever

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