providence man page

providence — eye in glory screenhack

Synopsis

providence [-display host:display.screen] [-window] [-root]
[-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.

-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.

See Also

X(1), xscreensaver(1) xscreensaver-demo(1), xscreensaver-getimage(1)

Author

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

Info

5.36-4.fc26 (10-Feb-2017) X Version 11 XScreenSaver manual