providence - Man Page

eye in glory screenhack

Synopsis

providence [--display host:display.screen] [--window] [--root] [--window-id number]
[--install] [--visual visual] [--delay microseconds] [--wireframe] [--fps]

Description

The providence code displays an eye, shrouded in glory, set upon the base of a pyramid.

Options

providence accepts the following options:

--window

Draw on a newly-created window.  This is the default.

--root

Draw on the root window.

--window-id number

Draw on the specified window.

--install

Install a private colormap for the window.

--eye

Draw an eye/$.

--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.

--wireframe

Render in wireframe (with hidden line removal) instead of as textured solids.

--fps

Display the current frame rate, CPU load, and polygon count.

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.

XSCREENSAVER_WINDOW

The window ID to use with --root.

See Also

X(1), xscreensaver(1) xscreensaver-settings(1), xscreensaver-getimage(6x)

Author

Blair Tennessy <tennessy@cs.ubc.ca>, 11-May-2004.

Info

6.05-3.fc38 (06-Nov-2022) X Version 11 XScreenSaver manual