Command |
Description |
Package |
xscreensaver |
extensible screen saver framework, plus locking |
xscreensaver-base |
anemone |
wiggling tentacles |
xscreensaver-extras |
anemotaxis |
directional search on a plane |
xscreensaver-extras |
ant |
cellular automaton |
xscreensaver-extras |
apollonian |
Descartes Circle Theorem |
xscreensaver-extras |
apple2 |
Apple ][ display emulator |
xscreensaver-extras |
attraction |
interactions of opposing forces |
xscreensaver-extras |
barcode |
draws a random sequence of barcodes for the products you enjoy |
xscreensaver-extras |
blaster |
simulation of space combat |
xscreensaver-extras |
blitspin |
rotate a bitmap in an interesting way |
xscreensaver-extras |
bouboule |
draws spinning 3D blobs |
xscreensaver-extras |
boxfit |
fills space with a gradient of growing boxes or circles |
xscreensaver-extras |
braid |
draws random color-cycling braids around a circle |
xscreensaver-extras |
bsod |
Blue Screen of Death emulator |
xscreensaver-extras |
bubbles |
frying pan / soft drink simulation |
xscreensaver-extras |
bumps |
move distorting spotlight around desktop |
xscreensaver-extras |
ccurve |
self-similar linear fractals |
xscreensaver-extras |
cloudlife |
a cellular automaton based on Conway's Life |
xscreensaver-extras |
compass |
draws a spinning compass |
xscreensaver-extras |
coral |
simulates coral growth, albeit somewhat slowly |
xscreensaver-extras |
critical |
Draw a system showing self-organizing criticality |
xscreensaver-extras |
crystal |
kaleidescope |
xscreensaver-extras |
cynosure |
gentle overlapping squares screen saver |
xscreensaver-extras |
decayscreen |
make a screen meltdown |
xscreensaver-extras |
deco |
draw tacky 70s basement wall panelling |
xscreensaver-extras |
deluxe |
pulsing sequence of stars, circles, and lines |
xscreensaver-extras |
demon |
celular automaton |
xscreensaver-extras |
discrete |
discrete map iterative function fractal systems |
xscreensaver-extras |
distort |
distort the content of the screen in interesting ways |
xscreensaver-extras |
drift |
draws drifting recursive fractal cosmic flames |
xscreensaver-extras |
epicycle |
draws a point moving around a circle which moves around a cicle which.. |
xscreensaver-extras |
euler2d |
two dimensional incompressible inviscid fluid flow |
xscreensaver-extras |
fadeplot |
draws a waving ribbon following a sinusoidal path |
xscreensaver-extras |
fiberlamp |
Fiber Optic Lamp |
xscreensaver-extras |
fireworkx |
pyrotechnics simulation eye-candy |
xscreensaver-extras |
flame |
draw weird cosmic fractals |
xscreensaver-extras |
flow |
strange attractors |
xscreensaver-extras |
fluidballs |
the physics of bouncing balls |
xscreensaver-extras |
forest |
draws a fractal forest |
xscreensaver-extras |
fuzzyflakes |
falling snowflakes/flower shapes |
xscreensaver-extras |
galaxy |
draws spinning galaxies |
xscreensaver-extras |
goop |
squishy transparent oil and bubble screenhack |
xscreensaver-extras |
grav |
draws a simple orbital simulation |
xscreensaver-extras |
greynetic |
draw random stippled/color rectangles |
xscreensaver-extras |
halftone |
simple halftone pattern of moving mass points |
xscreensaver-extras |
halo |
draw circular patterns |
xscreensaver-extras |
helix |
draw helical string-art patterns |
xscreensaver-extras |
hopalong |
draw real plane fractals |
xscreensaver-extras |
hyperball |
2d projection of a 4d object |
xscreensaver-extras |
hypercube |
2d projection of a 4d object |
xscreensaver-extras |
ifs |
draws spinning, colliding iterated-function-system images |
xscreensaver-extras |
imsmap |
generate fractal maps |
xscreensaver-extras |
interference |
decaying sinusoidal waves |
xscreensaver-extras |
intermomentary |
Visualize the momentary and aggregate intersections between slowly moving circles |
xscreensaver-extras |
jigsaw |
permute the screen image like a jigsaw puzzle |
xscreensaver-extras |
juggle |
juggling man screen saver |
xscreensaver-extras |
julia |
draws spinning, animating julia |
xscreensaver-extras |
kumppa |
spiraling, spinning, splashes of color rush toward the screen |
xscreensaver-extras |
laser |
draws vaguely laser |
xscreensaver-extras |
lightning |
draws fractal lightning bolts |
xscreensaver-extras |
lisa |
draws animated full-loop lisajous figures |
xscreensaver-extras |
lissie |
lissajous figure |
xscreensaver-extras |
lmorph |
morphing lines |
xscreensaver-extras |
loop |
cellular automaton |
xscreensaver-extras |
maze |
an automated X11 demo repeatedly creating and solving a random maze |
xscreensaver-extras |
memscroller |
scrolls a dump of its own RAM across the screen |
xscreensaver-extras |
mismunch |
munches errors |
xscreensaver-extras |
moire2 |
circular interference patterns |
xscreensaver-extras |
moire |
draw circular interference patterns |
xscreensaver-extras |
mountain |
random 3D plots that look vaguely mountainous |
xscreensaver-extras |
munch |
munching squares screen hack |
xscreensaver-extras |
nerverot |
induces edginess in the viewer |
xscreensaver-extras |
noseguy |
a little guy with a big nose wanders around being witty |
xscreensaver-extras |
pacman |
simulates a game of Pac-Man on a randomly-created level |
xscreensaver-extras |
pedal |
pretty geometric picture program |
xscreensaver-extras |
penetrate |
simulates a classic arcade shooting game |
xscreensaver-extras |
penrose |
draws quasiperiodic tilings |
xscreensaver-extras |
petri |
simulates mold growing in a petri dish |
xscreensaver-extras |
phosphor |
simulates an old terminal with long-sustain phosphor |
xscreensaver-extras |
piecewise |
lots of moving circles intersecting in interesting ways |
xscreensaver-extras |
polyominoes |
fill a rectangle with irregularly-shaped blocks |
xscreensaver-extras |
pong |
Pong Home Video Game Emulator |
xscreensaver-extras |
pyro |
simulate fireworks |
xscreensaver-extras |
qix |
bounce colored lines around a window |
xscreensaver-extras |
ripples |
interference patterns |
xscreensaver-extras |
rorschach |
simulate ink-blot patterns |
xscreensaver-extras |
rotor |
screen saver |
xscreensaver-extras |
rotzoomer |
animated rotations and scalings of portions of the screen |
xscreensaver-extras |
shadebobs |
oscillating vapor trails |
xscreensaver-extras |
sierpinski |
draws Sierpinski triangle fractals |
xscreensaver-extras |
slidescreen |
permute the screen image like an 8-puzzle |
xscreensaver-extras |
slip |
sucks your screen into a jet engine |
xscreensaver-extras |
sonar |
display a sonar scope |
xscreensaver-extras |
speedmine |
simulates speeding down a rocky mineshaft, or a funky dancing worm |
xscreensaver-extras |
sphere |
draws shaded spheres |
xscreensaver-extras |
spiral |
draws moving circular spiral patterns |
xscreensaver-extras |
spotlight |
move spotlight around desktop |
xscreensaver-extras |
squiral |
square spirals screensaver |
xscreensaver-extras |
starfish |
radially-symmetric throbbing colormap-hacking graphics demo |
xscreensaver-extras |
strange |
draws strange attractors |
xscreensaver-extras |
substrate |
Grow crystal-like lines on a computational substrate |
xscreensaver-extras |
swirl |
draws swirly color-cycling patterns |
xscreensaver-extras |
t3d |
clock using flying balls to display the time |
xscreensaver-extras |
thornbird |
Bird in a Thornbush fractal |
xscreensaver-extras |
triangle |
random mountains using iterative subdivision of triangles |
xscreensaver-extras |
truchet |
draws curved or angular Truchet patterns |
xscreensaver-extras |
twang |
pluck pieces of the screen |
xscreensaver-extras |
vermiculate |
to move in a worm-like manner |
xscreensaver-extras |
vidwhacker |
grab images and apply random filters to them |
xscreensaver-extras |
vines |
draws pseudo-fractal geometric patterns |
xscreensaver-extras |
wander |
colorful random-walk |
xscreensaver-extras |
whirlwindwarp |
crazy moving stars |
xscreensaver-extras |
wormhole |
animation of flying through a wormhole |
xscreensaver-extras |
worm |
multicolored worms that crawl around the screen |
xscreensaver-extras |
xanalogtv |
Simulate reception on an old analog TV set |
xscreensaver-extras |
xflame |
draws animated flames |
xscreensaver-extras |
xjack |
all work and no play makes jack a dull boy |
xscreensaver-extras |
xlyap |
display an array of Lyapunov exponents graphically |
xscreensaver-extras |
xmatrix |
simulates the computer displays from the movie |
xscreensaver-extras |
xrayswarm |
swarms with color trails |
xscreensaver-extras |
xspirograph |
simulates the rotation of a disk inside a circular rim |
xscreensaver-extras |
xteevee |
Simulate various TV problems |
xscreensaver-extras |
zoom |
wander around magified desktop |
xscreensaver-extras |
antinspect |
ant model inspection screenhack |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
antspotlight |
ant spotlight screenhack |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
atlantis |
draw swimming sharks, whales, and dolphins |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
atunnel |
hypnotic GL tunnel journey |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
blocktube |
draws a swirling, falling tunnel of reflective slabs |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
boing |
draws a bouncing ball like the ancient Amiga demo |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
bouncingcow |
a happy cow on a trampoline in 3D. Moo |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
boxed |
draws a box full of 3D bouncing balls that explode |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
bubble3d |
3d rising bubbles |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
cage |
Escher's impossible cage, for xscreensaver |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
carousel |
displays multiple images rotating in a circular formation |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
circuit |
animates a number of 3D electronic components |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
cubenetic |
cubist 3D undulating blob |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
cubestorm |
a series of 3D boxes that fill space |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
dangerball |
a 3D ball that periodically extrudes spikes. Ouch! |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
endgame |
endgame chess screensaver |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
engine |
draws a 3D four-stroke engine |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
flipflop |
draws a grid of 3D squares that change positions |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
flipscreen3d |
rotates an image of the screen through 3 dimensions |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
fliptext |
draws pages of text whose lines transparently flip around |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
flyingtoasters |
3d space-age jet-powered flying toasters (and toast) |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
gears |
draw interlocking gears, for xscreensaver |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
gflux |
rippling surface graphics hack |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
glblur |
3D radial blur texture fields |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
gleidescope |
a tiled OpenGL kaleidescope |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
glforestfire |
draws a GL animation of sprinkling fire-like 3D triangles |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
glknots |
generates some twisting 3d knot patterns |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
glmatrix |
simulates the title sequence effect of the movie |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
glplanet |
rotating 3d texture-mapped planet |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
glslideshow |
slideshow of images using smooth zooming and fades |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
glsnake |
OpenGL enhanced Rubik's Snake cyclewaster |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
hypertorus |
Draws a hypertorus that rotates in 4d |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
jigglypuff |
save your screen by tormenting your eyes |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
klein |
A Klein Bottle (and other parametric surfaces) visualization |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
lament |
animates the Lament Configuration |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
lavalite |
3D OpenGL simulation of a Lavalite |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
menger |
3D menger gasket fractal |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
mirrorblob |
Draws a wobbly blob that distorts the image behind it |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
moebius |
Escher's Moebuis Strip II, with ants |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
molecule |
draws 3D moleclear structures |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
noof |
draw rotatey patterns |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
pinion |
draws a scrolling sequence of interconnected gears |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
polyhedra |
draws the 80 uniform polyhedra and their duals |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
polytopes |
Draws one of the six regular 4d polytopes rotating in 4d |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
providence |
eye in glory screenhack |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
pulsar |
intersecting planes, alpha blending, fog, and textures |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
queens |
n queens screensaver |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
rubik |
screen saver that solves Rubik's Cube |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
sballs |
draws balls spinning like crazy in GL |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
sierpinski3d |
3D Sierpinski triangle fractal |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
spheremonics |
3d spherical harmonic shapes |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
sproingies |
Q-Bert meets Marble Madness! |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
stairs |
Escher's infinite staircase |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
starwars |
draws a perspective text crawl, like at the beginning of the movie |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
stonerview |
3D undulating ribbons of squares |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |
superquadrics |
morphing 3d shapes |
xscreensaver-gl-extras |