timetunnel man page

timetunnel — Plasma tunnels fade in and out

Synopsis

timetunnel [-display host:display.screen] [-visual visual] [-window] [-root] [-start number] [-end number] [-dilate number] [-no-logo] [-reverse] [-no-fog] [-no-texture] [-wireframe] [-fps] [-tardis texture] [-head texture] [-marquee texture] [-tun1 texture] [-tun2 texture] [-tun3 texture]

Description

Draws an animation similar to the opening and closing effects on the Dr. Who television show.

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.

-start number

Start time of loop, 0.0 - 30.00. Default 0.0.  May be identical to end time.

-end number

End time of loop, 0.0 - 30.00. Default 27.79.  May be identical to start time.

-dilate number

Scale time to speed or slow simulation.  Numbers less than one slow it down.

Show only tunnels, no logos, etc.

-reverse

Play in reverse, including tunnels.

-no-fog

Turn off fog.

-no-texture

Turn off textures.

-wireframe

Show as wire frame.

-fps | -no-fps

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

-tardis texture

Specify an xpm file to override default tardis texture.

-head texture

Specify an xpm file to override default Dr. Who head texture.

-marquee texture

Specify an xpm file to override default show marquee texture.

-tun1 texture

Specify an xpm file to override default tardis tunnel texture.

-tun2 texture

Specify an xpm file to override default middle tunnel texture.

-tun3 texture

Specify an xpm file to override default final tunnel texture.

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

Sean Brennan <zettix@yahoo.com>

Info

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