sxpm man page

sxpm — Show an XPM (X PixMap) file and/or convert XPM 1 or 2 files to XPM 3.

Synopsis

sxpm [-d displayname] [-g geometry] [-hints] [-icon filename] [-plaid | filename | -] [-o filename | -o -] [-pcmap] [-closecolors] [-nod] [-nom] [-mono | -grey4 | -grey | -color] [-sc symbol color] [-sp symbol pixel] [-cp color pixel] [-rgb filename] [-v]

Description

The sxpm program can be used to view any XPM (version 1, 2, or 3) file and/or to convert a file from XPM1 or XPM2 to XPM version 3. If sxpm is run with any dummy option specified, the usage is displayed. If no geometry is specified, the show window will have the size of the read pixmap. Pressing the key Q in the window will quit the program.

Options

-d display

Specifies the display to connect to.

-g geom

Window geometry (default is pixmap's size).

-hints

Set ResizeInc for window.

-icon filename

Set icon to pixmap created from the file filename.

-plaid

Show the plaid pixmap which is stored as data.

filename

Read from the file filename and from standard input if filename is '-'. If no input is specified sxpm reads from standard input.

-o filename

Write to the file filename (overwrite if it already exists) and to standard output if filename is '-'.

-mono

Use the colors specified for a monochrome visual.

-grey4

Use the colors specified for a 4 color greyscale visual.

-grey

Use the colors specified for a greyscale visual.

-color

Use the colors specified for a color visual.

-pcmap

Use a private colormap.

-closecolors

Try to use "close colors" before reverting to other visuals.

-nod

Do not display the pixmap in a window.  (Useful when using as converter)

-nom

Do not use the clipmask if there is any.

-sc symbol colorname

Override default color to symbol to colorname.

-sp symbol pixelvalue

Override default color to symbol to pixelvalue.

-cp colorname pixelvalue

Override default color to colorname to pixelvalue.

-rgb filename

Search color names in the file filename and write them out instead of the rgb values.

-v

Verbose - to print out extensions (stderr).

Known Bugs

Some window managers may not accept a pixmap which is not a bitmap as icon because this does not respect ICCCM, many of the well known ones will accept it though.

Author

Arnaud Le Hors    (lehors@sophia.inria.fr)
Bull Research France
Copyright (C) 1989-95 by Groupe Bull.

Referenced By

tgif.1x(1).

libXpm 3.5.12 X Version 11