papercube - Man Page

how to fold a glueless paper cube.


papercube [--display host:display.screen] [--visual visual] [--window] [--root] [--delay number] [--no-wander] [--spin 0] [--spin [XYZ]] [--spin Y] [--spin Z] [--spin XY] [--spin XZ] [--spin YZ] [--speed number] [--fps] [--wireframe]


Draws a paper template that folds to make a cube.


--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: 30000 (0.03 seconds).

--wander | --no-wander

Whether the object should wander around the screen.

--spin 0

Don't rotate.

--spin [XYZ]

Around which axes should the object spin?

--spin Y

Rotate around Y axis. Default.

--spin Z

Rotate around Z axis.

--spin XY

Rotate around X and Y axes.

--spin XZ

Rotate around X and Z axes.

--spin YZ

Rotate around Y and Z axes.

--speed number

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

--fps | --no-fps

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

--wireframe | --no-wireframe

Render in wireframe instead of solid.



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.


The window ID to use with --root.

See Also

X(1), xscreensaver(1)


Ireneusz Szpilewski and Jamie Zawinski.


6.08-2.fc40 (27-Jan-2024) X Version 11 XScreenSaver manual