Typhon 0.92 / 1.0 RC1

A slim program/emulator launcher using OpenGL
Typhon is a slim and themeable OpenGL-based dashboard and program launcher. It’s meant to be easily used on Linux HTPCs. Starting with version 0.7 it is also an emulator launcher.

Main features:

  • themeable in many aspects:
  • create your own themes
  • use themes of other frontends, f.e. unleashx, mala or directly p3ts
  • switch themes on the fly
  • use installed screensavers or some movies as background visuals
  • adjust all colors and sizes individually
  • optional soundeffects
  • optional 3D icons
  • use own ttf font
  • en-/disable several builtin opengl “bars” as decoration
  • real transparency
  • windowmanager independant
  • display several systeminformations in your theme
  • rotate the whole screen or just parts of it into any direction (3D)
  • and save the position into the config
  • wallpapers, previews, icons
  • autoscreenshot launched program for new previewpicture
  • toggle xmb mode
  • arcade cabinet mode
  • minigui for external mplayer
  • stencilpicture support to hide parts of the screen
  • tons of other configurable theme details
  • works fine with compiz
  • mouse rotation/zoom
  • very few dependencies (see below)

last updated on:
January 26th, 2011, 11:56 GMT
price:
FREE!
developed by:
Marcel Unbehaun
homepage:
www.frostworx.de
license type:
Freeware 
category:
ROOT \ System \ Emulators

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What's New in version 0.92
  • Main new feature is a built in opengl ffmpeg videoplayer, which makes typhon to a slim mediacenter now!
  • Here's the summary of the latest changelog:
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