Text with Lua (en)
From Conky PitStop
Text with Lua
A simple screenshot of a conky with text only, enlarge it and you will see some effects on text (blur or gradient on colours):
Here is the full script and conkyrc for the above screenshot .tar.gz
Second capture is just an example of texts created with the same script. This one works out of the box (just set the path to the Lua script in the conkyrc) :
As the script is updated from time to time, you can get the latest version at deviantArt.