shadebobs man page

shadebobs — oscillating vapor trails.

Synopsis

shadebobs [-display host:display.screen] [-visual visual] [-window] [-root] [-ncolors number] [-count number] [-delay number] [-cycles number] [-fps]

Description

This draws smoothly-shaded oscillating oval patterns, that look something like vapor trails or neon tubes.

Options

-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.

-window

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

-root

Draw on the root window.

-ncolors number

Number of Colors.  Default: 64.

-count number

Count. 0 - 20.  Default: 4.

-delay number

Per-frame delay, in microseconds.  Default: 5000 (0.005 seconds.).

-cycles number

Duration.  0 - 100.  Default: 10.

-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

Shane Smit.

Info

5.37-6.fc27.1 (15-Aug-2017) X Version 11 XScreenSaver manual