View Full Version : writing a screensaver

06-27-2002, 08:22 PM
I have wrote some screensavers, but I can't figure out how to make them close when the mouse is moved.

07-03-2002, 07:51 AM
The screensaver daemon runs in the background and starts a child process after a while. If some mouse movement or keyboard activity is detected does it kill the child process.

I think that the standard program is xscreensaver http://www.jwz.org/xscreensaver/

In the hacks/glx/ directory will you find screensavers with sources that is using OpenGL.

07-03-2002, 02:21 PM
In fact I don't have a reply, have a question to scriptlord. I am working on xcreensavers, if you can contact me through my email I will be grateful..