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imsmap

Section: XScreenSaver manual (6)
Updated: 5.04 (13-Nov-2007)
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NAME

imsmap - generate fractal maps  

SYNOPSIS

imsmap [-display host:display.screen] [-foreground color] [-background color] [-window] [-root] [-mono] [-install] [-visual visual] [-ncolors int] [-delay seconds] [-delay2 microseconds] [-iterations int] [-mode h|s|v|random]  

DESCRIPTION

The imsmap program generates map or cloud-like patterns. It looks quite different in monochrome and color.  

OPTIONS

imsmap accepts the following options:
-window
Draw on a newly-created window. This is the default.
-root
Draw on the root window.
-mono
If on a color display, pretend we're on a monochrome display.
-install
Install a private colormap for the window.
-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.
-ncolors integer
How many colors to use. Default 50.
-delay integer
How long to delay between images. Default 10 seconds.
-delay2 integer
How long to delay between bitmaps. Default 200000 (0.2 seconds).
-iterations integer
A measure of the resolution of the resultant image, from 0 to 7. Default 7.
-mode [ hue | saturation | value | random ]
The axis upon which colors should be interpolated between the foreground and background color. Default random.
 

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

Juergen Nickelsen <nickel@cs.tu-berlin.de>, 23-aug-92.

Hacked on by Jamie Zawinski <jwz@jwz.org>, 24-aug-92, 17-May-97.


 

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SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
OPTIONS
ENVIRONMENT
SEE ALSO
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