Xubuntu – Screensaver – Slideshow from folder

  • Install XScreenSaver
  • Set the folder to read the images fromScreenshot_2018-01-03_09-41-53
  • Set the screensaver to GLSlideShow
  • Tweak the parameters as needed
  • Add a new entry in ~/.config/autostart/xcreensaver.desktop
    [Desktop Entry]
    Exec=xscreensaver -nosplash
  • To manually lock the screen and start the screensaver, run
    xscreensaver-command -lock

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