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At long last, a console screensaver

May 05, 2009, 18:02 (0 Talkback[s])

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"And the answer is screen. I'll apologize beforehand if somebody happened to mention this and I somehow overlooked it, but I was cruising through the man page for screen today. I found two settings which combine to trigger a kind of screensaver effect.

"The first is blankerprg, which sets the command for the screensaver "application," and idle, which sets the timeout and triggers the blankerprg."

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