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crystal — kaleidescope.


crystal [-display host:display.screen] [-visual visual] [-window] [-root] [-grid] [-no-cell] [-centre] [-nx number] [-ny number] [-count number] [-delay number] [-ncolors number] [-fps]


Moving polygons, similar to a kaleidescope (more like a kaleidescope than the hack called `kaleid,' actually.)


-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.
Draw on a newly-created window. This is the default.
Draw on the root window.
-grid | -no-grid
Whether to draw grid.
-cell | -no-cell
Whether to draw the cell.
-centre | -no-centre
Whether to center on screen
-nx number
Horizontal Symmetries. -10 - 10. Default: -3.
-ny number
Vertical Symmetries. -10 - 10. Default: -3.
-count number
Count. -5000 - 5000. Default: -500.
-delay number
Per-frame delay, in microseconds. Default: 60000 (0.06 seconds.).
-ncolors number
Number of Colors. Default: 100.
Display the current frame rate and CPU load.


to get the default host and display number.
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)


Jouk Jansen.


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