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moebiusgears

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

moebiusgears - draw a moebius strip of interlocking gears.  

SYNOPSIS

moebiusgears [-display host:display.screen] [-window] [-root] [-install] [-visual visual] [-delay usecs] [-speed float] [-no-spin] [-no-wander] [-no-roll] [-count integer] [-teeth integer] [-wireframe] [-fps]  

DESCRIPTION

The moebiusgears program draws a closed, interlinked chain of rotating gears. The layout of the gears follows the path of a moebius strip.  

OPTIONS

moebiusgears 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.
-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.
-delay usecs
The delay between frames of the animation, in microseconds. Default: 30000 (0.03 seconds.)
-speed float
Larger numbers mean run faster. Default: 1.0.
-no-spin
Don't rotate the object.
-no-wander
Don't wander the object around the screen.
-no-roll
Don't slowly roll the moebius strip inside out.
-count integer
How many gears to draw. Default: 17. Minimum 11, must be odd.
-teeth integer
How many teeth to draw on each draw. Default: 15. Minimum 7, must be odd.
-wireframe
Render in wireframe instead of solid.
-fps | -no-fps
Whether to show a frames-per-second display at the bottom of the screen.
 

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)  

COPYRIGHT

Copyright © 2007 by Jamie Zawinski. Permission to use, copy, modify, distribute, and sell this software and its documentation for any purpose is hereby granted without fee, provided that the above copyright notice appear in all copies and that both that copyright notice and this permission notice appear in supporting documentation. No representations are made about the suitability of this software for any purpose. It is provided "as is" without express or implied warranty.  

AUTHOR

Jamie Zawinski.


 

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NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
OPTIONS
ENVIRONMENT
SEE ALSO
COPYRIGHT
AUTHOR




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