timetunnel - Man Page

Plasma tunnels fade in and out

Synopsis

timetunnel [--display host:display.screen] [--visual visual] [--window] [--root] [--window-id number] [--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.

--window-id number

Draw on the specified 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.

XSCREENSAVER_WINDOW

The window ID to use with --root.

See Also

X(1), xscreensaver(1)

Author

Sean Brennan <zettix@yahoo.com>

Info

6.06-1.fc38.1 (21-Jan-2023) X Version 11 XScreenSaver manual