[CentOS] XScreenSaver

Sun Apr 8 22:33:15 UTC 2018
Keith Keller <kkeller at wombat.san-francisco.ca.us>

On 2018-04-08, Nicolas Kovacs <info at microlinux.fr> wrote:
> As far as I can tell, there would be several solutions to this problem.
> 1. Ask the EPEL maintainers to keep the application up-to-date.
> 2. Patch the darn thing so I don't get the annoying popup.
> 3. Maintain my own up-to-date version of XScreenSaver in my private repo.

I think you can use the --no-splash switch.


There's probably also a config setting in .xscreensaver.

But it was probably worth seeking a patch just to get that classic
response.  ;-)


kkeller at wombat.san-francisco.ca.us