Projects / XPenguins


Xpenguins makes cute little penguins fall from the top of your screen and walk on the top of your windows under X11.

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Recent releases

  •  05 Oct 2001 19:20

    Release Notes: New themes ("Bill" and "Big Penguins"), a new "--squish" option allows you to kill the penguins with your mouse, any number of themes can be run simultaneously, and overwritten desktop icons are redrawn.

    •  11 Jun 2001 19:45

      Release Notes: Functionality with KDE 2, Nautilus, and a number of other desktop environments/window managers that put a big desktop window over the root window, and the XPenguins GNOME applet is themable.

      •  07 May 2001 18:06

        Release Notes: Twice as many penguin types, and themeability support (instead of penguins, you can see turtles, the Simpsons, Sonic the Hedgehog, or Winnie the Pooh).

        •  01 May 2000 05:50

          Release Notes: Initial freshmeat announcement.

          Recent comments

          06 Oct 2001 01:00 FyreFiend


          This program is great. It's light on the RAM and seems rather stable. The GNOME Applet is very nice.

          24 Jun 2000 22:05 phlinex

          pretty cool
          yes, its just pretty cool. But the oenguins should hang at the bottom of windows... that were cool, too...


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