Xscreensaver theming

Xscreensaver

In my humble opinion, xscreensaver is quite ugly. Even worse, xscreensaver doesn’t support theming without recompiling. Jamie Zawinski, the main developer of xscreensaver, justifies his design choice with security concerns. There were indeed some security vulnerabilities for gnome-screensaver, etc. in the recent years, which allowed to bypass password authtification. Anyways,…

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