xscreensaver 4.15

XScreenSaver 4.15 out now! The big news is that the apple2 and phosphor hacks now include pty support and vt100 emulation: that means you can now run curses-based programs under them like "top" and... emacs. If you are utterly loony, you can even use them as your regular terminal window.

    phosphor -scale 2 -geom =1280x1024 -program 'top'
   phosphor -scale 4 -geom =1280x1024 \
            -program 'mtr www.kernel.org'
   phosphor -program 'xemacs -nw -q -f life'
   phosphor -scale 5 -geom =1280x1024 \
            -program 'xemacs -nw -q --eval "(hanoi 5)"'
   
   apple2 -text -fast -program 'xemacs -nw -q -f life'
   apple2 -text -fast \
          -program 'xemacs -nw -q --eval "(hanoi 5)"'

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effective against both vampires and prophets

Rodolfo Esqueda removes solid silver nails from the mold used to make one of the pieces of jewelry in the 'The Passion of Christ' line of jewelry at the Bob Siemon Designs plant in Santa Ana Calif., Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2004. The film opens Wednesday. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
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Sin City movie

This strikes me as perhaps not the best idea ever:

"Robert Rodriguez is already at work directing a big-screen version of Frank Miller's black-and-white comic-book series Sin City, according to Variety. The trade paper reported that Josh Hartnett [The Faculty] and Marley Shelton [Valentine] are starring in the film and have shot the opening sequence in advance of a full shoot slated to begin in March, with Miller on board as co-director."
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