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Xfce Screensaver


Xfce Screensaver is a screen saver and locker that aims to have simple, sane, secure defaults and be well integrated with the desktop.

This project is a port of MATE Screensaver, itself a port of GNOME Screensaver.
It has been tightly integrated with the Xfce desktop, utilizing Xfce libraries and the Xfconf configuration backend.

This manual describes how you can use Xfce4-screensaver, and how you can configure it to your preferences.


Building & Installation
Instructions for building and installing the screensaver.

Using the application
Using and configuring the screensaver.

DBUS Interface
Interacting with the screensaver via DBUS.