xscreensaver

Description:A modular screen saver and locker for the X Window System
License: BSD
Homepage:https://www.jwz.org/xscreensaver/
Location:Portage
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  • ~ - unstable
  • M - hardmask
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USE flags

  • gdm - Use gdmflexiserver from gnome-base/gdm instead of x11-misc/lightdm
  • jpeg - Add JPEG image support
  • new-login - Enable user switching support using gdmflexiserver (x11-misc/lightdm)
  • offensive - Enable potentially offensive items in packages
  • opengl - Add support for OpenGL (3D graphics)
  • pam - Add support for PAM (Pluggable Authentication Modules) - DANGEROUS to arbitrarily flip
  • perl - Add optional support/bindings for the Perl language
  • selinux - !!internal use only!! Security Enhanced Linux support, this must be set by the selinux profile or breakage will occur
  • suid - Enable setuid root program, with potential security risks
  • xinerama - Add support for querying multi-monitor screen geometry through the Xinerama API

Security Advisory

Date Severity Title
over 12 years normal XScreenSaver: Privilege escalation

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