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anemone — wiggling tentacles.

Synopsis

anemone [-display host:display.screen] [-visual visual] [-window] [-root] [-delay number] [-arms number] [-finpoints number] [-width number] [-fps]

Description

Wiggling tentacles.

Options

-visual visual

Specify which visual to use.  Legal values are the name of a visual class, or the id number (decimal or hex) of a specific visual.

-window

Draw on a newly-created window.  This is the default.

-root

Draw on the root window.

-delay number

Per-frame delay, in microseconds.  Default: 40000 (0.04 seconds.).

-arms number

Arms.  2 - 500.  Default: 128.

-finpoints number

Tentacles.  3 - 200.  Default: 64.

-withdraw number

Frequency that the arms withdraw. Arms withdraw on randomly generated values between 1 and 11; this value determines the maximum value of that range. So 100 spends a lot of time withdrawn, while 1000,000 tends not to withdraw at all. Default: 1200.

-turnspeed number

How fast it turns. At zero, not at all, all they way up to thousands  which are very fast indeed.  Default: 50.

-width number

Thickness.  1 - 10.  Default: 2.

-fps

Display the current frame rate and CPU load.

Environment

DISPLAY

to get the default host and display number.

XENVIRONMENT

to get the name of a resource file that overrides the global resources stored in the RESOURCE_MANAGER property.

See Also

X(1), xscreensaver(1)

Author

Gabriel Finch.

Info

5.36-4.fc26 (10-Feb-2017) X Version 11 XScreenSaver manual