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Re: QT4 - Qt program as screen saver - linux

Subject: Re: QT4 - Qt program as screen saver - linux
From: Dries Deschout
Date: Thu, 04 Aug 2005 08:41:33 +0200
Volz, Bill (WRVO) (Bill.Volz) wrote:

> I want to run a current QT4 graphics program as a screen saver on Linux.
> 
> Is there anything special I need to do? I don't program under kde, just
> straight QT code.

If you want to use it with KDE, you should write a .desktop file like those
in $KDEDIR/share/applnk/System/ScreenSaver/ and put it there. I don't know
what to do for a xscreensaver screensaver.

You should also make you application handle the commandline options as
described in your .desktop file.

Dries Deschout

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