DescriptionThe Processing Screensavers is a kind of meta-screensaver. It allows you to run your Processing application as a Windows or Linux screensaver.
It uses the SaverBeans platform to launch a user configured Processing application.
Download the ProcessingScreensaver-win32.zip (208.410 bytes) file and unpack it to the "Windows/system32" folder.
Export your Processing sketch as an application and copy the
lib/[your-app].jar file (inside the application folder) to the
Note: It seems that the test button on the Windows screensaver dialog doesn't work with Processing Screensavers, although the 'test' function works if you right-click in the ProcessingScreensaver.scr file on Windows Explorer...
Notes on creating a Processing application for use as screensaver
Unix/LinuxI haven't tested this on Unix/Linux systems. If anyone has successfully used Processing Screensavers on these systems, drop me a line with instructions...
The unix version file is: ProcessingScreensaver-unix.zip (59.297 bytes)
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Last updated:January 31, 2011