Bug 62996 - greynetic screensaver gives headaches
Summary: greynetic screensaver gives headaches
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: xscreensaver   
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Version: 7.2
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Bill Nottingham
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Keywords: FutureFeature
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-04-08 23:15 UTC by David Vos
Modified: 2014-03-17 02:26 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-04-08 23:15:37 UTC
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Description David Vos 2002-04-08 23:15:31 UTC
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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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How reproducible:

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 06:51:09 UTC
We normally  don't turn them off for aesthetic reasons; I'd rather not inflict
my aesthetics on everyone.

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