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Old 03-31-2006, 07:26 AM   #1
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asciiquarium as a screensaver?


Hi everyone,

I read a bit on this but couldn't find what I was looking for.

I am using icewm and would like to use asciiquarium as a screensaver. For now it runs in my console no problem but i'd like it as screensaver I figure there might be a way to make xscreensaver to do that, but I would appreciate if any of you could give me a shortcut to get there.

Thanx a lot for your time and efforts

Vince

asciiquarium: http://www.robobunny.com/projects/asciiquarium/html/
 
Old 03-31-2006, 08:32 AM   #2
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It looks like they did it for KDE:
http://www.kde-look.org/content/show.php?content=29207
 
Old 03-31-2006, 09:45 AM   #3
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I have seen that. But I forgot to mention I am using IceWm

Basically, I can run it in a console so I guess it should be quite easy to make it fun full screen through a script after 7-8 idle minutes. but I can't figure out how.

Thanx for looking tho
 
  


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