hexstrut man page

hexstrut — a grid of hexagons composed of rotating Y-shaped struts.

Synopsis

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

Description

A grid of hexagons composed of rotating Y-shaped struts. Waves of rotation and color changes randomly propagate across the plane.

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

Animation speed.  2.0 means twice as fast, 0.5 means half as fast.

-count number

Approximate number of hexagons on the screen, horizontally.  Default: 20.

-thickness number

Relative thickness of the struts.  0.01 - 1.7.  Default: 0.2.

-wander | -no-wander

Whether the grid should wander around the screen.

-spin | -no-spin

Whether the grid should spin.

-wireframe | -no-wireframe

Render in wireframe instead of solid.

-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