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hexadrop — shrinking hexagons.

Synopsis

hexadrop [-display host:display.screen] [-visual visual] [-window] [-root] [-delay number] [-speed number] [-size number] [-sides number] [-uniform-speed] [-no-uniform-speed] [-lockstep] [-no-lockstep] [-fps]

Description

Draws a grid of hexagons or other shapes and drops them out.

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: 30000 (0.03 seconds.).

-speed number

Speed. 0.5 for half as fast; 2.0 for twice as fast.

-size number

How many tiles to fit horizontally on the screen.  Default 15.

-sides number

Shape of the tiles. 3, 4, 6 or 8. Default: random.

-uniform-speed | -no-uniform-speed

Whether each tile should drop at the same speed. Default: random.

-lockstep | -no-lockstep

Whether each tile should drop at the same time. Default: random.

-fps | -no-fps

Whether to show a frames-per-second display at the bottom of the screen.

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

Jamie Zawinski.

Info

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