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Old 08-20-2009, 07:00 AM   #1
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is there a matrix screensaver, very exactly like in the Matrix movie?

The xscreensaver is a different, than in the Matrix movies parts.
Maybe sbdy, fan, coded that for Linux ?
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I believe it is in the gnome screensaver.
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Yes, there are at least 3 of them for Linux, at least 2 of which are in Xscreensaver. I don't know *precisely* how similar they are to the movie, but I found the GLMatrix screensaver to be pretty darn good.

Make sure you check the ADVANCED tab to change settings to make it more like the movie.



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