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Submission + - Create Fancy OnScreen Displays with Ghosd and Perl

IdaAshley writes: With recent advances in frameless transparent windows for Linux desktop now you can use Perl, Ghosd, and some network programming to display on-screen overlays of text and graphics based on messages from your local system and remote computers. Define custom images, font sizes, and colors to convey information integrated with your desktop.

Consider the postage stamp: its usefulness consists in the ability to stick to one thing till it gets there. -- Josh Billings