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moire2 — circular interference patterns.


moire2 [-display host:display.screen] [-visual visual] [-window] [-root] [-delay number] [-ncolors number] [-thickness number] [-fps]


Another example of the fun you can have with moire interference patterns; this hack generates fields of concentric circles or ovals, and combines the planes with various operations. The planes are moving independently of one another, causing the interference lines to “spray.”


-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.
Draw on a newly-created window. This is the default.
Draw on the root window.
-delay number
Per-frame delay, in microseconds. Default: 50000 (0.05 seconds.).
-ncolors number
Number of Colors. Default: 150.
-thickness number
Thickness of lines, in pixels. Default: 0.
Display the current frame rate and CPU load.


to get the default host and display number.
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)


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