Animated Desktop

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  1. Sweener88 macrumors 6502

    Sweener88

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  2. Eniregnat macrumors 68000

    Eniregnat

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    I have a PPC PowerBook, but this program should run in Rosetta.

    Backlight

    If not, or if somebody has another possibility, I would love to see it.
     
  3. Lixivial macrumors 6502a

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    That application is much more user friendly, but if you can manage a command line string...

    Code:
    /System/Library/Frameworks/ScreenSaver.framework/Resources/ScreenSaverEngine.app/Contents/MacOS/ScreenSaverEngine -background &
    It's actually kinda spiffy with the RSS Screensaver. :)

    To end the screensaver, you would then type "kill" (without quotes) and the process ID. Or a ctrl-c.
     
  4. tvguru macrumors 6502

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  5. Ross Henderson macrumors member

    Ross Henderson

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    #6
    Thanks. That is a VERY cool tip.
     

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