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dangerball — a 3D ball that periodically extrudes spikes. Ouch!


dangerball [-display host:display.screen] [-visual visual] [-window] [-root] [-delay number] [-speed number] [-count number] [-no-wander] [-no-spin] [-wireframe] [-fps]


Draws a ball that periodically extrudes many random spikes. Ouch!


-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.
-delay number
Per-frame delay, in microseconds. Default: 30000 (0.03 seconds.).
-speed number
Spike growth frequency. 0.0 - 0.25. Default: 0.05.
-count number
Number o spikes. Default: 30.
-wander | -no-wander
Whether the object should wander around the screen.
-spin | -no-spin
Whether the object should spin.
-wireframe | -no-wireframe
Render in wireframe instead of solid.
Display the current frame rate, CPU load, and polygon count.


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)


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