Install XScreensaver in Ubuntu

How to install and enable XScreensaver in Ubuntu Linux

Here's how you can install and use XScreensaver in Ubuntu Linux. 1. Open a terminal window. 2. Type in the following commands, then hit Enter after each. sudo apt-get remove gnome-screensaver sudo apt-get install xscreensaver xscreensaver-gl-extra xscreensaver-data-extra sudo gedit /etc/xdg/autostart/screensaver.desktop 3. When GEdit loads, paste in the following text to create a file for autostart. [Desktop Entry] Name=Screensaver Type=Applicaton Exec=xscreensaver -nosplash

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