configure screensaver

Homer fsunoles at
Wed Feb 21 23:19:08 GMT 2007

On 2/17/07, D. Michael McIntyre <michael.mcintyre at> wrote:
> On Saturday 17 February 2007 3:27 am, Donn wrote:
> > file. My second approach was to rename certain .kss files so they would
> > not run at all.
> My thoughts are similar.  I notice that screensavers all have the executable
> bit set.  I'd probably chmod -x them, rather than rename them.
> But I have no more clue than you how any of this works. I haven't done
> much with screensavers in Linux.  Especially since I pretty much have to
> use a custom kernel, and I rarely bother building third party video drivers
> for my kernels, so my 3D is usually busted.

Thanks for all the comments.  I'm currently running xscreensaver with
some success.  I'm finding a bunch of screensavers that lock up X.  I
have to ssh in and reboot.

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