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demon — cellular automaton.

Synopsis

demon [-display host:display.screen] [-visual visual] [-window] [-root] [-count number] [-cycles number] [-delay number] [-ncolors number] [-size number] [-fps]

Description

A cellular automaton that starts with a random field, and organizes it into stripes and spirals.

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.

-count number

States.  0 - 20.  Default: 0.

-cycles number

Timeout.  0 - 800000.  Default: 1000.

-delay number

Per-frame delay, in microseconds.  Default: 50000 (0.05 seconds.).

-ncolors number

Number of Colors.  Default: 64.

-size number

Cell Size.  -20 - 20.  Default: -7.

-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

David Bagley.

Info

5.37-6.fc27.1 (15-Aug-2017) X Version 11 XScreenSaver manual