Replace gnome-screensaver with xscreensaver

Kevin Oberman oberman at
Thu May 18 19:27:31 UTC 2006

> From: Joe Marcus Clarke <marcus at>
> Date: Thu, 18 May 2006 15:08:11 -0400
> Sender: owner-freebsd-gnome at
> On Thu, 2006-05-18 at 18:44 +0200, Lars Stokholm wrote:
> > On 18/05/06, Jeremy Messenger <mezz7 at> wrote:
> > > The gnome-power-manager only exist in MC, because I think it required HAL.
> > 
> > MC? HAL? Anyway... If that simply means it's of reach for me, my
> > original question still stands: During the install of the gnome2-lite
> > port, I was asked if I would like to replace gnome-screensaver with
> > xscreensaver (I think it sounded like that). I didn't, but I'd like to
> > now. How is it done?
> portupgrade -o x11/xscreensaver-gnome -f gnome-screensaver

Better answer than mine, but you still need to delete

I think this is the complete, right answer:
pkg_delete xscreensaver-gnome-hacks-\*
portupgrade -o x11/xscreensaver-gnome -f gnome-screensaver
R. Kevin Oberman, Network Engineer
Energy Sciences Network (ESnet)
Ernest O. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab)
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