Package xscreensaver-extras

An enhanced set of screensavers

A modular screen saver and locker for the X Window System.
This package contains a variety of graphical screen savers for
your mind-numbing, ambition-eroding, time-wasting, hypnotized
viewing pleasure.

Version: 5.44

See also: xscreensaver-extras-base.


abstractile draw abstract mosaic patterns of interlocking tiles
anemone wiggling tentacles.
anemotaxis directional search on a plane.
apollonian Descartes Circle Theorem.
apple2 Apple ][ display emulator
attraction interactions of opposing forces
barcode draws a random sequence of barcodes for the products you enjoy
binaryring A system of path tracing particles evolves continuously from an initial creation.
blaster simulation of space combat
blitspin rotate a bitmap in an interesting way
bouboule draws spinning 3D blobs
boxfit fills space with a gradient of growing boxes or circles.
braid draws random color-cycling braids around a circle
bsod Blue Screen of Death emulator
bumps move distorting spotlight around desktop
ccurve self-similar linear fractals.
celtic draws celtic cross-stich patterns
cloudlife a cellular automaton based on Conway's Life
compass draws a spinning compass.
coral simulates coral growth, albeit somewhat slowly.
crystal kaleidescope.
cwaves languid sinusoidal colors
cynosure gentle overlapping squares screen saver.
decayscreen make a screen meltdown.
deco draw tacky 70s basement wall panelling
deluxe pulsing sequence of stars, circles, and lines.
demon cellular automaton.
discrete discrete map iterative function fractal systems.
distort distort the content of the screen in interesting ways
drift draws drifting recursive fractal cosmic flames
epicycle draws a point moving around a circle which moves around a cicle which...
eruption eruption of pieces of hot volcanic rock
euler2d two dimensional incompressible inviscid fluid flow.
fadeplot draws a waving ribbon following a sinusoidal path.
fiberlamp Fiber Optic Lamp
filmleader screen saver.
fireworkx pyrotechnic explosions eye-candy.
flame draw weird cosmic fractals
flow strange attractors.
fluidballs the physics of bouncing balls.
fontglide characters float onto the screen to form words
fuzzyflakes falling snowflakes/flower shapes
galaxy draws spinning galaxies
glitchpeg glitched image screen saver.
goop squishy transparent oil and bubble screenhack
grav draws a simple orbital simulation
greynetic draw random stippled/color rectangles
halftone simple halftone pattern of moving mass points
halo draw circular patterns
helix draw helical string-art patterns
hexadrop shrinking hexagons.
hopalong draw real plane fractals
ifs draws spinning, colliding iterated-function-system images
imsmap generate fractal maps
interaggregate Visualize the momentary and aggregate intersections between slowly moving circles.
interference decaying sinusoidal waves
intermomentary Visualize the momentary and aggregate intersections between slowly moving circles.
julia draws spinning, animating julia-set fractals
kaleidescope rotating line segments
kumppa spiraling, spinning, splashes of color rush toward the screen.
lcdscrub attempt to repair burn-in on LCD screens
ljlatest prints the most recent public posts on
loop cellular automaton.
maze an automated X11 demo repeatedly creating and solving a random maze
memscroller scrolls a dump of its own RAM across the screen
metaballs draws 2D metaballs
moire draw circular interference patterns
moire2 circular interference patterns.
mountain random 3D plots that look vaguely mountainous.
munch munching squares
nerverot induces edginess in the viewer
noseguy a little guy with a big nose wanders around being witty
pacman simulates a game of Pac-Man on a randomly-created level.
pedal pretty geometric picture program
penetrate simulates a classic arcade shooting game
penrose draws quasiperiodic tilings
petri simulates mold growing in a petri dish
phosphor simulates an old terminal with long-sustain phosphor
piecewise lots of moving circles intersecting in interesting ways.
polyominoes fill a rectangle with irregularly-shaped blocks.
pong Pong Home Video Game Emulator
pyro simulate fireworks
qix bounce colored lines around a window
rd-bomb reaction/diffusion textures
ripples interference patterns.
rocks animation of flying through an asteroid field
rorschach simulate ink-blot patterns
rotzoomer animated rotations and scalings of portions of the screen
scooter shows a journey through space tunnel and stars
shadebobs oscillating vapor trails.
sierpinski draws Sierpinski triangle fractals
slidescreen permute the screen image like an 8-puzzle
slip sucks your screen into a jet engine
speedmine simulates speeding down a rocky mineshaft, or a funky dancing worm
spotlight move spotlight around desktop
squiral square spirals screensaver
starfish radially-symmetric throbbing colormap-hacking graphics demo
strange draws strange attractors
substrate Grow crystal-like lines on a computational substrate
swirl draws swirly color-cycling patterns
tessellimage Converts an image to triangles using Delaunay tessellation.
thornbird Bird in a Thornbush fractal.
triangle random mountains using iterative subdivision of triangles.
truchet draws curved or angular Truchet patterns
twang pluck pieces of the screen
vermiculate to move in a worm-like manner.
vfeedback Simulates video feedback.
vidwhacker grab images and apply random filters to them
wander colorful random-walk.
webcollage decorate the screen with random images from the web
whirlwindwarp crazy moving stars
wormhole animation of flying through a wormhole
xanalogtv Simulate reception on an old analog TV set
xflame draws animated flames
xjack all work and no play makes jack a dull boy
xlyap display an array of Lyapunov exponents graphically
xmatrix simulates the computer displays from the movie
xrayswarm swarms with color trails.
xspirograph simulates the rotation of a disk inside a circular rim
zoom wander around magnified desktop