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drift — draws drifting recursive fractal cosmic flames

Synopsis

drift [-display host:display.screen] [-foreground color] [-background color] [-window] [-root] [-mono] [-install] [-visual visual] [-ncolors integer] [-delay microseconds] [-count integer] [-grow] [-no-grow] [-liss] [-no-liss]

[-fps]

Description

The drift program draws drifting recursive fractal cosmic flames

Options

drift accepts the following options:

-window

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

-root

Draw on the root window.

-mono

If on a color display, pretend we're on a monochrome display.

-install

Install a private colormap for the window.

-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.

-ncolors integer

How many colors should be used (if possible).  Default 200. The colors used cycle through the hue, making N stops around the color wheel.

-count integer
-grow
-no-grow

Whether fractals should grow; otherwise, they are animated.

-liss
-no-liss

Whether we should use lissajous figures to get points.

-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

flame(6x), X(1), xscreensaver(1), xlock(1)

Author

Scott Draves <spot@cs.cmu.edu>, 06-Jun-91, 01-Jun-95.

Ability to run standalone or with xscreensaver added by  Jamie Zawinski <jwz@jwz.org>, 10-May-97.

Info

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