ANNOUNCE: xfce4-screensaver 0.1.0 released

Sean Davis smd.seandavis at
Mon Oct 15 12:05:35 CEST 2018

xfce4-screensaver 0.1.0 is now available for download from

What is xfce4-screensaver?


Release notes for 0.1.0
I'm pleased to announce the first release of xfce4-screensaver! Please
note that this is an alpha-quality development release. This release is
targeted to testers and translators.

Xfce Screensaver 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.


- Integration with the Xfce Desktop per-monitor wallpaper
- Locking down of configuration settings via Xfconf
- DBUS interface to limited screensaver interaction
- Full translation support into many languages
- Shared styles with LightDM GTK+ Greeter
- Support for XScreensaver screensavers
- User switching

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