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All releases of XScreenSaver

  •  14 Oct 1999 16:27
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    Release Notes: Added new hacks (ccurve, blaster, and bumps), new versions of shadebobs, lmorph, distort, and forest, worked around a Xinerama server bug, fixed a bug introduced in 3.10 that caused superfluous color allocation warnings, made webcollage and vidwhacker use xli in preference to xv (if it is available), added a new source of images to webcollage, made `make install' do smart things under KDE, improved detection of GL libraries, and made the password dialog include the date and time.

    •  16 Jul 1999 07:58
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      Release Notes: New version of `webcollage' that deals better with corrupted images, and that can use an http proxy; New hack, `xsublim'; plugged an occasional file-descriptor leak in the xscreensaver daemon.

      •  24 Jun 1999 00:44
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        Release Notes: New version of `shadebobs', improved image selection in `webcollage', and sped it up slightly, made configure find the right version of perl, `make clean' was deleting some things it shouldn't and fixed a typo in the default programs list.

        •  21 Jun 1999 00:49
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          Release Notes: Added new demos "webcollage" and "petri", and made it possible to use the "vidwhacker" demo in a pipeline.

          •  11 Jun 1999 16:43
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            Release Notes: Various improvements to the Gtk port, turned off PAM by default on Solaris, made the --without-gtk configure option work, made configure check the Gtk version number, since it requires 1.2, added -transparent option to `deluxe', added new hack, `petri', added a FAQ to the web page, and a few random bug fixes.

            •  31 May 1999 21:43
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              Release Notes: Ported 'xscreensaver-demo' to GTK, made xscreensaver-demo properly handle overriting .xscreensaver when it was a symlink, made 'goop' work better in TrueColor mode: transparency works with color depths depeer then 8 bits, various other minor fixes.

              •  14 May 1999 03:54
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                •  28 Apr 1999 18:35
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                  Release Notes: Added phosphor, xmatrix and pulsar display modes, fixed a bug that caused starfish to sometimes revert to monochrome, re-arranged the privileged startup code to work around a Kerberos bug that could be a security hole when the executable is setuid and Kerberos authentication is being used as well as various other tweaks.

                  •  12 Apr 1999 06:23
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                    Release Notes: Added compass, squiral, xflame, wander, spotlight, and critical hacks, fixed a bad interaction with VMware as well as various other minor tweaks/fixes.

                    •  15 Mar 1999 21:07
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                      Release Notes: Some minor bug fixes, some new hacks, and a new feature: xscreensaver should no longer kick in when the user is active on another virtual console (e.g., it shouldn't steal cycles from Quake.)

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