OSX screensaver simulating a terminal
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OSX screensaver simulating a terminal written entirely in Swift

TerminalScreensaver makes your computer look like a terminal. This is perfect for going out for a cup of coffee and pretending to your boss that some terminal process is going on.


  1. Click here to Download
  2. Unzip the downloaded file.
  3. Open TerminalScreensaver.saver and confirm installation.

Custom terminal text output

Create a file named terminalscreensaver.txt with the desired content which will be displayed in terminal and put it in Documents directory.


(c) 2016 Naman Dwivedi

This is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

This software is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with this app. If not, see https://www.gnu.org/licenses/.