oneko man page

NAME oneko

The program oneko creates a cute cat chasing around your mouse cursor.

Synopsis

oneko [-help] [-tora] [-dog] [-sakura] [-tomoyo] [-time n] [-speed n] [-idle n] [-name name] [-towindow] [-toname name] [-tofocus] [-position geometry] [-rv] [-noshape] [-fg] [-bg]

Description

oneko changes your mouse cursor into mouse and creates a little cute cat and the cat starts chasing around your mouse cursor.  If the cat catches the “mouse”, it starts sleeping.

Options

-help

Prints help message on usage.

-tora

Make cat into "tora-neko", a cat with tiger-like stripe.

-dog

Runs a dog instead of a cat.

-sakura

Runs Sakura Kinomoto instead of a cat.

-tomoyo

Runs Tomoyo Daidouji instead of a cat.

-time interval

Sets interval timer which determine intervals for cat animation. Default value is 125000 and unit is micro-second.  Smaller value makes cat run faster.

-speed distance

Specify the distance where cat jumps at one move in dot resolution. Default is 16.

-idle speed

Specify the threshold of the speed which “mouse” running away to wake cat up.

-name name

Specify the window name of cat.

-towindow

When oneko starts with this option, you must select a window by cursor. Then cat appears and starts chasing the window instead of mouse. You can select another running oneko as the target window. If root window is selected, cat chases mouse as usually. When the target window is not in sight and not closed, cat chases mouse as usually. If the target window is closed, this program exit.

-toname name

Specify the window name of target to make cat chase it instead of mouse. You can specify another running oneko as the target window. When the target window is not in sight and not closed, cat chases mouse as usually. If the target window is closed, this program exit.

-tofocus

Makes cat run to and on top of focus window. When focus window is not in sight, cat chases mouse as usually.

-position geometry

Specify X and Y offsets in pixels to adjust position of cat relative to mouse pointer.

-rv

Reverse background color and foreground color.

-noshape

Don't use SHAPE extension.

-fg color

Foreground color.

-bg color

Background color.

Resources

Application name is "neko"(or "tora") and class name is "Oneko".

tora

Set “True” if you want "tora-neko".

time

Sets interval timer in micro-second.

speed

Sets distance to jump in pixel.

idle

Sets speed threshold to wake cat up when “mouse” running away.

noshape

Set “True” if you don't want to use SHAPE extension.

reverse

Set “True” if you want to switch foreground and background color.

foreground

Foreground color.

background

Background color.

Notes

While this program uses XGetDefault, be sure to use "neko.resouce" form. If you run this program as "tora", by hard or soft link, the -tora option is enabled by default.

BSD Daemon Copyright 1988 by Marshall Kirk McKusick. All Rights Reserved.

Sakura Kinomoto and Tomoyo Daidouji are characters in a comic strip "CARDCAPTOR SAKURA" (CLAMP, Kodansha), with the sanction indicated in CLAMP SCHOOL WEB CAMPUS (http://www.clamp.f-2.co.jp/).

Author

Original xneko is written by Masayuki Koba and modified to oneko by Tatsuya Kato, and modified furthermore by John Lerchey, Eric Anderson, Toshihiro Kanda and Kiichiroh Mukose.

Maintainer

Send questions or problems to mukose@hbar.mp.es.osaka-u.ac.jp