Xscreensaver 5.39 repository on the OBS

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Xscreensaver 5.39 repository on the OBS

Postby stevepusser » 2018-06-27 00:57

Not a backport, since there aren't any versions newer than 5.36 in Debian, Ubuntu, or any PPA I could find.

https://build.opensuse.org/package/show ... creensaver

Example install instructions for Stretch; first add the repo as root:
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echo 'deb http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:/stevepassert:/xscreensaver/Debian_9.0/ /' > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/home:stevepassert:xscreensaver.list


Download the repo key as a normal user:

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rm -f Release.key && wget -nv https://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:stevepassert:xscreensaver/Debian_9.0/Release.key -O Release.key


Install the repo key and update the sources as root:

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apt-key add - < Release.key
apt-get update


If you already have xscreensaver installed, just upgrade it as root:

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apt-get upgrade


Otherwise,

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apt-get install xscreensaver


Users of Testing, 8.0, and 7.0 can replace the "9.0" in the instructions with their release to use them.
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