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Date: 2004-05-13 (20:43)
From: Evan Martin <martine@d...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] x-windows screensaver in OCaml
On Tue, May 11, 2004 at 11:20:44PM -0400, Brock wrote:
> So one of these days I'd like to write a screensaver in OCaml for
> xscreensaver, which means drawing on X's root window. Any suggestions
> for a super-simple way to do this? The primitives in the built-in
> Graphics module are plenty for my needs, I just don't know how make it
> appear on the root window.

(I'd suggest beginning with reading the source to some existing
xscreensaver hacks*.)

* hacks = xscreensaver term for the individual screensavers

Evan Martin

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