./x11/xscreensaver, Screen saver and locker for the X window system

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Branch: CURRENT, Version: 5.37nb1, Package name: xscreensaver-5.37nb1, Maintainer: pkgsrc-users

The xscreensaver program waits until the keyboard and mouse have been idle
for a period, and then runs a graphics demo chosen at random. It turns off
as soon as there is any mouse or keyboard activity.

The purpose of xscreensaver is to display pretty pictures on your screen
when it is not in use, in keeping with the philosophy that unattended
monitors should always be doing something interesting, just like they do
in the movies.

However, xscreensaver can also be used as a screen locker, to prevent
others from using your terminal while your are away.


Required to run:
[graphics/gle] [graphics/jpeg]

Required to build:
[pkgtools/x11-links] [x11/xf86vidmodeproto] [x11/xextproto] [x11/dri2proto] [pkgtools/cwrappers]

Package options: opengl

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   2017-09-26 12:27:23 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (1452)
Log message:
*: remove qt3 and the packages using it, including KDE3

Announced in https://mail-index.netbsd.org/pkgsrc-us … 25556.html
   2017-09-06 11:03:07 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (86)
Log message:
Follow some redirects.
   2017-08-16 23:44:05 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (2) | Package updated
Log message:
Do not use old pipes.c file from xscreensaver-5.17.

Bump PKGREVISION.
   2017-08-16 09:33:39 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (11) | Package updated
Log message:
Updated xscreensaver to 5.37.

Most patches merged upstream.

5.37	05-Jul-2017

    New hack, vigilance.
    Added Mac Software Update and VMware to bsod.
    OSX: Grabbing the desktop works again.
    OSX: Pinch to zoom.
    Android: Both Daydreams and Live Wallpapers are implemented.
    Updated webcollage for recent changes.
    Various bug fixes.
   2016-10-19 22:22:31 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (3)
Log message:
Remove old, undocumented patches where I can't even find reasoning
in the CVS logs.

Not needed on NetBSD, let me know if they are needed anywhere else.
   2016-10-19 22:10:20 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (6) | Package updated
Log message:
Updated xscreensaver to 5.36.

    New hacks, discoball, cubetwist, cubestack, splodesic and hexstrut.
    OSX: loading image files works in dymaxionmap, glplanet, lavalite, pulsar, \ 
gleidescope and extrusion.
    Several new programs in m6502.
    rotzoomer -mode circle.
    Better titles in photopile.
   2016-07-09 08:39:18 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (1068) | Package updated
Log message:
Bump PKGREVISION for perl-5.24.0 for everything mentioning perl.
   2016-06-06 14:41:42 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (5) | Package updated
Log message:
Updated xscreensaver to 5.35.

5.35	24-May-2016

    New hacks, dymaxionmap, unicrud, energystream, raverhoop and
    hydrostat.
    Added Windows 10 to bsod.
    X11: ignore WM_USER_TIME property changes with days-old timestamps.
    Thanks, KDE.
    MacOS, iOS: Better fonts in BSOD and memscroller.
    MacOS 10.7 or later and iOS 6.0 or later are now required, since
    Xcode 6 can no longer build executables that work on older OSes.
    Many, many Android improvements.
    iOS: Fixed rotation to work with the new iOS 8+ API.
    X11: pong is now playable.