Bug 62996 - greynetic screensaver gives headaches
greynetic screensaver gives headaches
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: xscreensaver (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Bill Nottingham
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Reported: 2002-04-08 19:15 EDT by David Vos
Modified: 2014-03-16 22:26 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-04-08 19:15:37 EDT
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Description David Vos 2002-04-08 19:15:31 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv: Gecko/20010901

Description of problem:
The xscreensaver package includes the 'greynetic' screensaver as one of the
default random screensavers. (using gnome)  The 'greynetic' screensaver is _not_
asthetically pleasing and may scare newbies away from linux.

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Steps to Reproduce:
Install RedHat Linux 7.2, using gnome.

Actual Results:  greynetic gave me a headache.  ; )

Expected Results:  greynetic should probably not be installed by default.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2002-06-12 02:51:09 EDT
We normally  don't turn them off for aesthetic reasons; I'd rather not inflict
my aesthetics on everyone.

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