Subject: [IMMODEST PROPOSAL] Move xscreensaver and gnome-screensaver to games
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: walt <email@example.com>
Date: 04/14/2006 13:05:29
I hate screensavers. Does anyone here still actually use a
Not only does xscreensaver suck up valuable CPU cycles, it
deliberately disables DPMS so that my monitor stays on all
night just so it can support the parasitic activity of
I say it is time to acknowledge that screensavers have been
made obsolete by (much) better technology, and move them to
the world of entertainment, i.e. pkgsrc/games.
I welcome any contrary opions.