moire man page

moire — draw circular interference patterns

Synopsis

moire [-display host:display.screen] [-foreground color] [-background color] [-window] [-root] [-mono] [-install] [-visual visual] [-delay seconds] [-random boolean] [-ncolors int] [-offset int] [-fps]

Description

The moire program draws cool circular interference patterns.

Options

moire 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.
-delay seconds
How long to wait before starting over. Default 5 seconds.
-random boolean
Whether to ignore the foreground/background colors, and pick them randomly instead.
-offset integer
The maximum random radius increment to use.
-ncolors integer
How many colors should be allocated in the color ramp (note that this value interacts with offset.)
-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

Jamie Zawinski <jwz@jwz.org>, 27-Apr-97, based on code by Michael D. Bayne <mdb@go2net.com>.

Info

5.36-3.fc26 (21-Oct-2016) X Version 11 XScreenSaver manual